Kids Art Competition

Rebecca WeareRaising awareness, Uncategorized

Here is our art competition entry form for you to download and print off, or forms can be picked up from Kingsbridge Library or Kingsbridge Information Centre and other locations around the community. Here are the winning designs from last years competition – this year our panel of judges will be shortlisting entries for the public to vote on via … Read More

Elf Day – Thank you!

Rebecca WeareElf Day 2018, Fundraising, Raising awareness

Elf Day was a great success lots of people came to visit us in our pop up shop and took part in our Elf Day raffle and Find our Elf competition. We would like to thank all the local businesses that supported us by providing wonderful prizes. Thank you – (in alphabetical order) Ashby’s, Beers Solicitors, Buckland tout Saints Hotel, … Read More

Support from Prawle Fair

Rebecca WeareFundraising, Press Release, Raising awareness

We are very grateful to the Prawle Fair for their donation to the Kingsbridge Dementia Friendly Community.  We were invited to their presentation evening at the Pigs Nose, an opportunity to meet representatives from the other charities and community organisations that they also support.  We have been invited back to give a dementia friends information session at the Prawle Church … Read More

Where’s our Elf?

Rebecca WeareActivities, Elf Day 2018, Fundraising, Raising awareness

Would you like to win a cream tea for two at Buckland tout Saints Hotel?  Our elf has been out and about in the community and we will be sharing images every day on our social media.  Pick up an entry form at Kingsbridge library or the Information Centre or print off a copy here.  

Churches Dementia Awareness Day

Rebecca WeareDementia Friends Information Session, Raising awareness

We are holding a Churches Dementia Awareness Day on Tuesday 16th October at 9.30am.  An opportunity for people to find out more about dementia, to take part in a dementia friends information session and to consider dementia awareness specifically in a church or faith context.  Stay and enjoy soup and network at the end of the session.

Dementia Friends at KCC

Rebecca WeareRaising awareness

Last year we worked with Kingsbridge Community College.  We were invited by Ms Flintham and Mr Luckhurst to talk to their Year 9 students about dementia.  The first group designed a logo for our group, we selected six finalists, and the logos were voted on by the public.  We are very pleased with Jenny’s winning design which we now use … Read More

Dementia Friendly Luscombe Maye

Rebecca WeareDementia Friends Information Session, Raising awareness

Luscombe Maye invited us to hold a Dementia Friends Information Session for staff and friends in their Salcombe office.  They are the first Salcombe business to invite us to work with them and we were very pleased to hold the session.  If you are in business in Salcombe or anywhere else in the Kingsbridge market town area and you would … Read More

Cupcake Day 2018

Rebecca WeareCupcake Day 2018, Fundraising, Raising awareness

14th June was The Alzheimer’s Society Cupcake Day.  We held an event in the Market Hall in Fore Street, Kingsbridge to raise funds and awareness.  We invited various organisations that we have been working with over the last twelve months to join us including Kingsbridge Age Concern, Kingsbridge & Saltstone Caring, Walking for Health, Kingsbridge Park Community Tennis Club, the … Read More