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
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.
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
We were invited to join the Kingsbridge Estuary Rotary Club on one of their club nights. We were treated to a lovely meal at the Seven Stars in Kingsbridge and learned a lot about the wonderful work that the Rotarians do in our community, whether fundraising for charity through their many events (the golf day at Thurlestone Golf Club, the … Read More
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