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In the shoes of … Norman Lamb | Minister of State for Care and Support

I started this guest blog series in May to support Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Awareness Week and the government’s Dementia Challenge. Tomorrow is Dementia Awareness Day.  We have gathered over 60 high quality “in my shoes” guest blogs from a very wide range … Continue reading

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In the shoes of … Norman McNamara (4) | Dementia Awareness Day, 15 September 2012

What are YOU doing at 3pm this Saturday? Did you know that this is the date to mark Dementia Awareness Day? 3pm is the specific time to do something special – but this could be as small as talking to … Continue reading

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In the shoes of … Norman McNamara (3) | Silent Voices

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In the shoes of … Katherine Brown | Arts and Health Project Manager | Beauty and Utility Arts

The Innovation Challenge in Leicestershire. What a great idea! Leicestershire County Council provided an opportunity  for housing providers and microproviders to come together and do some really innovative stuff. A small amount of money making a BIG difference to the … Continue reading

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In the shoes of … Norman McNamara (2) | How it feels to live with dementia

I am delighted that there was a strong response to yesterday’s simple blog – nature photos to suggest that yes, we all want to have quality of life and the chance to get outside on a nice day, regardless of … Continue reading

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In the shoes of … Norman McNamara | Living with dementia and wonderful dementia campaigner

Today I have the honour and the pleasure of hosting a blogpost that gives real insights into the life of someone living with dementia. But surely, I hear you ask, this whole “in my shoes” series is aiming to do this? … Continue reading

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