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Dementia Training for Carers

Dementia Training for Carers created by Rachel Hogg published on 23 August 2016

Our Dementia Training for carers is a programme of one-day events built on the hugely popular 10 helpful hints series.  Suitable for family and informal carers, each event gives practical information and help which draws on research and knowledge developed over the last 25 years.

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All set for community fun day

All set for community fun day created by Rachel Hogg published on 23 August 2016

A Hartlepool residents' association is gearing up for its first community fun day this Saturday (27 August). Bishop Cuthbert Residents' Association is holding its Community Fun Day at Bishop Cuthbert Play Park between 1pm and 4pm.

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Dementia Evidence Toolkit

Dementia Evidence Toolkit created by Rachel Hogg published on 22 August 2016

The Dementia Evidence Toolkit for commissioners, care providers, people working in health and social care and people with Dementia and their families. The toolkit has two resources: A searchable database with information on ove 1433 research studies om interventions for people living with dementia and their carers.

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Hartlepool Befriending Network - Volunteering Opportunities

Hartlepool Befriending Network - Volunteering Opportunities created by Rachel Hogg published on 05 August 2016

Interested in befriending individuals aged 65+ living within the Hartlepool Borough area? As a volunteer you will: Offer friendship and a listening ear Have a friendly chat over a cup of tea or coffee Assist with small daily living tasks Accompany clients on short walks, outings or to local social groups For more information contact:

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Hartlepool Befriending Network

Hartlepool Befriending Network created by Rachel Hogg published on 05 August 2016

What is it? The Hartlepool Befriending Network is aimed at reducing loneliness and isolation in people aged 65+ and over who are living in the Hartlepool Borough area. What are the benefits? Helps to build self-esteem and confidence Improve Health and Wellbeing Motivate clients to access social activities and services

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