International Dementia Awards 2015

Welcome to the Dementia Services Development Centre University of Stirling International Dementia Awards 2015

Finalists now published

Dementia & the Arts

  • Gary Thorpe - Silver Memories
  • Ramesh Verma (and her volunteers)-  EKTA Project
  • Theatre by the Lake - Cumbria
  • Ho Cheung Shuk Yuen Charitable Foundation - Hong Kong
  • Edward McLaughlin – Dementia Activist
  • Nicky Taylor and the Peer Support Cultural Partnership - West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds City Council’s Peer Support Service, Leeds Museums & Galleries and Leeds Central Library. 

Dementia Leader of the Year

  • Kate Swaffer - Dementia Alliance International
  • Joanne Agnelli - Four Seasons Health Care
  • Lorraine Burgess - The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
  • Atiq Hassan - Alzheimer's Society
  • Alasdair Walker - NHS Grampian
  • Geraldine Brown - Western Health and Social Care Trust

Dementia Festival of Ideas Award

  • Lancaster & Morecambe Community Mental Health Team for Older Adults - Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
  • Natalie Allcock - Valuing Individual People
  • Christeen Winford - Film Maker Cormorant Productions

Service Innovation Team of the Year

  • Community Mental Health Speech and Language Therapy Team - South Warwickshire Foundation Trust
  • Dementia Care team - University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust
  • Sarah Smith Advanced Nurse Practitioner - Bought on Health Centre
  • RNIB UK Practice and Development Team - RNIB Springfield
  • Memory  Service Team - Western Health and Social Care Trust
  • Northern Ireland Dementia Services Team -  Four Seasons Health Care

Dementia Design Innovation of the Year

  • Joop van Hezik - Nature Assisted Health Foundation
  • Western Home Communities and AHTS Architects - Orfield Laboratories
  • Verity Faith - Queens University Belfast
  • Brownsfield House - Cambridge
  • Roker and Mowbray Dementia Care Centre - NTW NHS Foundation Trust

Housing & Dementia

  • The Independant Living Team - B3Living
  • Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association
  • Dawn Thornber - Contour Homes
  • Belong Independent Living Apartments - Belong
  • The Guinness Partnership
  • Orbit Independent Living