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Social Care Reform Urgently Needed

Social Care Reform Urgently Needed

Nigel Hullah, Human Rights campaigner and Chair of 3 Nations Dementia Working Group shares his views on social care provision. This piece of work was originally done for the 3 Nations group. "Despite 12 green and white papers and five independent commissions over the...

Forgetful Friends Loughor Meet Up 16th September

Forgetful Friends Loughor Meet Up 16th September

Forgetful Friends Coffee Group in Loughor September Meet Up The next Forgetful Friends Coffee Group meeting is on Thursday 16th September between 11am and 12.30 pm at Loughor RFC, The Villa Belgrave Road, Swansea, SA4 6RF. If you're looking after someone with Dementia...

Musical Memories Choir News

Musical Memories Choir News

Musical Memories Choir for people living with dementia and carers is starting back at Linden Church, West Cross, Swansea on Friday the 3rd September. There will be two opprtunities to join them. One at 11am and one at 1pm. The 11am session will be recorded so that...

News & Articles – July 2021

News & Articles – July 2021

Every month Dementia Friendly Swansea aims to highlight important stories about dementia that are in the news. Links are provided for your reference only and are not an endorsement from or representative of the views of Dementia Friendly Swansea. We hope that you find...

New Dementia Group Opens In Loughor

New Dementia Group Opens In Loughor

Now that lockdown restrictions are lifting it's time to start looking forward to meeting up in groups once again. If you live in Loughor or the surrounding area then you might be interested in a new group that was launched in May to coincide with Dementia Action Week....

Swansea Direct Payment Forum

Swansea Direct Payment Forum

The next meeting for the Swansea Direct Payment Forum is scheduled for Friday 2nd July at 10.30am and will be meeting every 4 weeks thereafter. If you haven’t been before and would like to be included in the circulation list please get in touch (details below)....

Carers Week Activities With Swansea Carers Centre

Carers Week Activities With Swansea Carers Centre

Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. It also helps people who don't think of themselves as having caring...

Carers Awareness Week Events – June 2021

Carers Awareness Week Events – June 2021

Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. It also helps people who don't think of themselves as having caring...