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Posted by Siobhan McDermott, on 15th July
DSDC and the Care & Dementia Show are delighted to announce that the presentation of awards at the International Dementia Conference is to be made by Joan Bakewell. Baroness Bakewell was...
by Mark Butler
“Involving people with dementia” is now a requirement for anything which includes the word dementia in its title.  It is now...
by Professor June Andrews
This week the Guardian has highlighted John’s Campaign,
by Dr Tom Christie
Given the increasing availability of TV and film material across the world, whether delivered to mobile devices or across the Internet, it remains a...
by Mark Butler
The worried-well have much to love about “Still Alice”.  Of course there is the nuanced, make-up free, performance of Julianne Moore...
by DSDC Team
The Dementia Services Development Centre is proud to have the good advice and support of an International Advisory Board which keeps us in touch with...
by Professor Martin Green OBE
2015 has started as a year when there is a great deal of focus on both health and social care. The headlines are all about the A&E crisis, but...

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