Scotland’s Dementia Awards 2017 winners announced
The winners of Scotland’s Dementia Awards 2017 have been announced at a ceremony held on World Alzheimer’s Day, 21 September, at the Glasgow Marriott Hotel.
Alzheimer Scotland Occupational Therapy interns
This time last year we were just finishing our summer as occupational therapy interns with Alzheimer Scotland. The internship was a busy 12 week period in which we worked on a range of projects and met lots of wonderful and interesting people.
Have a short break on us ... thanks to Cottages and Castles!
It is with great pleasure that we can announce that through Cottages & Castles we have been donated 23 holiday breaks for people affected by dementia. This is the second occasion that we have been the grateful recipient of such generosity. Cottages & Cast
Mum and daughter honour gran with momentous Queensferry Crossing walk
This weekend, mother and daughter duo Erin (9) and Sarah (34) will experience the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to walk across the new Queensferry Crossing – and they’re doing it for Granny Bella.
New sensory garden in Dundee funded by Claverhouse Rotary Club
Alzheimer Scotland has opened a new sensory garden at the Dementia Resource Centre in Dundee. Attending the celebration opening included Dundee's new Lord Provost Ian Borthwick, MSP Stewart Hosie, President Ron MacWalter from the Claverhouse Rotary Club a
Blank Tiles: obsession, Scrabble and dementia at the Fringe Festival
Scrabble world champion, Austin Michaels (played by Dylan Cole) knew over 200,000 words. Then he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. Since then Austin has been in a race against time to document his memories, his greatest achievements, before they fad