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Share your experience of remote assessment

Share your experience of remote assessment

The aim of the survey is to understand how people feel about undergoing assessments and/or receiving a diagnosis remotely. The short survey consists of 19 simple questions about your experience with the memory service. It will take 5-10 minutes to answer. Your...

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The Buzz: new activities platform re-launched

The Buzz: new activities platform re-launched

Made possible through a Small Good Stuff grants scheme, new activity videos will be shared daily throughout April and beyond.  The site already hosts over 100 different activity ideas with things like art, exercise, cooking and learning.  Here’s a sample of what’s on...

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Social Prescribing: Myth Buster Guide

Social Prescribing: Myth Buster Guide

Tackling areas such as funding, the role of link workers and the importance of strong evidence-based research and evaluation, the guide aims to debunk some myths associated with social prescribing by providing straight-forward information for the individuals or arts...

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Raising awareness of delirium

Raising awareness of delirium

Delirium is a sudden change in mental state, which may be confusion, agitation, personality change, and difficulties with understanding and memory. It is also referred to as acute confusion. This new leaflet, Think Delirium, has recently been published.  It is aimed...

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Music Is Life – a documentary

Music Is Life – a documentary

The documentary, filmed in Toronto, follows people living with dementia and Grammy Award-winning musician, Simon Law, as they write and compose a song about the meaning of music in their lives. Funded by the Alzheimer Society of Canada, the film is based on research...

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Celebrate Social Prescribing Day – 18th March 2021

Celebrate Social Prescribing Day – 18th March 2021

Whether you’ve set up a project or whether you know someone who’s been benefiting greatly from an online social prescribing initiative during the pandemic, you can get involved on the 18th of March 2021 on social media to share stories and let the world know how...

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A colourful new guide to the dementia journey with music

A colourful new guide to the dementia journey with music

The Musical Dementia Care Pathway explains visually why, how, who with, where, and when people might access music to help enhance quality of life through music. Based on the concept of the NHS Well Dementia Pathway, this engaging guide aims to be an invaluable...

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Museums on Prescription Research: Call for Participants

Museums on Prescription Research: Call for Participants

Museums on prescription is part of the rising social prescribing initiative aimed at linking patients with non-medical services and resources for the betterment of their overall health and well-being. Museum programming has a long-established reputation for being a...

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