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  1. SophieD

    Welcome to Dementia Talking Point! Find out more and say hello.

    The new monthly thread can now be found here: https://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/threads/welcome-to-dementia-talking-point-find-out-more-and-say-hello.122801/ I'll now close this thread. Thanks everyone! :)
  2. SophieD

    Welcome to Dementia Talking Point! Find out more and say hello.

    Welcome to Dementia Talking Point :) If you have dementia, or care for someone who does, you're very welcome to join our community and get support from others. Find out more about how to join and say hi to our friendly community on this discussion! Finding out more If you've got questions...
  3. SophieD

    Research study - Investigating the impact of stigma on people living with dementia and carers

    Hi @Soroptimist. The deadline to take part in this questionnaire was Saturday 31 August 2019. I'll now close this thread to avoid confusion.
  4. SophieD

    The Great Big Quiz for Alzheimer's Society!

    So glad those of you that participated enjoyed it! Well done, everyone!
  5. SophieD

    The Great Big Quiz for Alzheimer's Society!

    So great to see you all signing up. Hope you all enjoy the quiz tonight!
  6. SophieD

    The Great Big Quiz for Alzheimer's Society!

    Here's hoping tonight is the night you do @Shedrech! Let us know how you get on!
  7. SophieD

    Wellbeing discussion - checking in with each other during Coronavirus

    As we touched on at the beginning of this wellbeing discussion, it's a very difficult time for many of you to be considering Coronavirus as well as dealing with the realities of dementia. To help, Alzheimer's Society have put together five tips to benefit your wellbeing during the COVID-19...
  8. SophieD

    The Great Big Quiz for Alzheimer's Society!

    Did you know Alzheimer's Society is holding it's first ever Quiz Night tonight at 8pm BST? Hosted by Quizmaster Paul Jackson, with special guest Sir Tony Robinson! If you like a quiz, you're very welcome to join live from your living room! All you need to take part is an internet connection, a...
  9. SophieD

    Volunteers' Week 2020: please join us in thanking our volunteers!

    Huge thank you to all our volunteers! This week we celebrate you!
  10. SophieD

    Wellbeing discussion - checking in with each other during Coronavirus

    Thank you to every one who has shared how they're feeling and how Coronavirus is affecting you and your loved ones, I hope it's been helpful for you. It's a difficult time but we're all in this together and we have a wonderful, supportive community here on Talking Point. Please continue to use...
  11. SophieD

    Cupcake Day is back, and this year it looks a little different!

    Cupcake Day is coming, and whilst it might look a little different this year, we’re still calling on cake lovers to rise to the occasion – where there’s a whisk there’s a way! Whether you’re an amateur or avid baker, Cupcake Day is for everyone. Host your Cupcake Day online, at home, or...
  12. SophieD

    Welcome to Dementia Talking Point! Find out more and say hello.

    Hi everyone! The new welcome thread can be found here: https://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/threads/welcome-to-dementia-talking-point-find-out-more-and-say-hello.122309/ Thank you :)
  13. SophieD

    Welcome to Dementia Talking Point! Find out more and say hello.

    Welcome to Dementia Talking Point :) If you have dementia, or care for someone who does, you're very welcome to join our community and get support from others. Find out more about how to join and say hi to our friendly community on this discussion! Finding out more If you've got questions...
  14. SophieD

    Wellbeing discussion - checking in with each other during Coronavirus

    Hi everyone, and welcome to our second wellbeing discussion. This is a very difficult time for many of you to be considering Coronavirus as well as dealing with the realities of dementia. We've also seen a lot of new members join us over the past few months so we thought what better time for...
  15. SophieD

    Singing for the Brain - live!

    15 minutes until Singing for the Brain live! Use the link above to join the singalong :)
  16. SophieD

    Help the NHS: Share your experience with pharmacies and medicines during Coronavirus

    Thank you @TNJJ, @reedysue and @Grannie G :)
  17. SophieD

    Help the NHS: Share your experience with pharmacies and medicines during Coronavirus

    NHSX would like your perspective on any challenges relating to medicines review, dispense and delivery during Coronavirus COVID-19. How easy has it been to access medication for yourself or a loved one? Have you experienced any challenges? This will help the NHSX team in central government to...
  18. SophieD

    Singing for the Brain - live!

    Alzheimer's Society knows there are a lot of families affected by dementia who can't get out because of the coronavirus lockdown - and lots of people have been in touch saying that they're struggling to help their loved ones stay active and engaged while at home. That's why Alzheimer's Society...
  19. SophieD

    Welcome to Dementia Talking Point! Find out more and say hello.

    Thanks everyone! This monthly thread is now closed, and the latest monthly thread can be found here: https://forum.alzheimers.org.uk/threads/welcome-to-dementia-talking-point-find-out-more-and-say-hello.121812/ Thanks :)