KDFC t-shirts arrive!

Rebecca WeareRaising awareness

We are really pleased with these fabulous t-shirts which were created for us by Clothing Your Way in Torquay.  Look out for our volunteers and trustees wearing the t-shirts – if you see us do please come and say hello, we are always happy to talk about how we are raising awareness of dementia in our community and love to … Read More

Childrens Art Competition winners

Rebecca WeareRaising awareness

We had 48 fabulous entries into our children’s art competition.  The judging panel including Kingsbridge Dementia Friendly Community trustees, volunteers and people with dementia from our community.  We had asked the children to design bright and colourful pictures that represented people, places or wildlife in our community. These are the three winning entries.

Dementia Action Week 2018

Rebecca WeareDementia Action Week

We held a number of events during Dementia Action Week, a week when The Alzheimer’s Society invite individuals and organisations to commit to an action large or small to help raise awareness of dementia and support people living with dementia to live well.  We wanted to reach out to different parts of our community, our volunteers held several dementia friends … Read More

Creating Dementia Friends at The High Nature Centre

Rebecca WeareDementia Action Week, Dementia Friends Information Session

To start Dementia Action Week 2018 Rebecca Weare and Beccy Bristow were invited to give a dementia friends information session at The High Nature Centre in East Portlemouth as part of their community day. The High Nature Centre is a 5 acre small holding which aims to bring together visitors attracted to the area for it’s natural beauty, with local … Read More