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In the shoes of… Barbara Hodkinson | Founder of the Butterfly Scheme – Part 2

This is the final blog in our daily #talkdementia blogathon this week, as a ‘special’ to mark Dementia Awareness Week. I am proud to say, however, that #dementiachallengers raise awareness of dementia all year round, so we do not really … Continue reading

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In the shoes of… Barbara Hodkinson | Founder of the Butterfly Scheme – Part 1…

When Betty, my Mum-in-law, was in hospital – sadly for the last few months of her life – it would have made a huge difference if there had been a discreet butterfly symbol at the top of her bed. Not the … Continue reading

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In the shoes of … Paul Roberts | Chief Executive | Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board

Unsurprisingly, there is a strong theme running through many of these “in my shoes” stories, of people inspired to join health and social care services by the experiences of much-loved family members. And wouldn’t these relatives be proud that they … Continue reading

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