NHS Grampian encourage people to download Purple Alert13 April 2018
NHS Grampian is encouraging people across the North-east to download a new app designed to help people with dementia.
Amazon Smile makes us smile12 April 2018
Amazon Smile is a new way to make a charity donation while you shop, and as of this month Amazon shoppers can now nominate Alzheimer Scotland as their chosen charity.
Dementia Awareness Week 2018: making sure nobody faces dementia alone11 April 2018
We are just a few months away from Dementia Awareness Week which this year runs from the Monday 4 to Sunday 10 June.
A Swedish visitor comes to Shetland3 April 2018
By Pernilla Edström, Unit Manager from Ekdalagardens Dementhia Center in Sweden
Improving care for people with dementia14 March 2018
Dementia Champions and Dementia Specialist Improvement Leads graduate at national conference
World Book Day 2018: Reviews1 March 2018
In every issue of our Dementia in Scotland magazine, we review dementia-related books. Below are the reviews of two books as featured in our latest edition:
A tribute to Dementia Friends Ambassador, Stewart Black9 February 2018
We’re deeply saddened to hear the news that Stewart Black, our much-loved Dementia Friends Ambassador, has passed away.
Response to Dementia Post-Diagnostic Support 2015/168 February 2018
Alzheimer Scotland is committed to ensuring the voices of people with dementia, carers, partners and family members are heard by local decision makers.
Pfizer ends research into treatment for Alzheimer’s disease26 January 2018
One of the world’s premier biopharmaceutical companies has ended their research program
Trekker Ann steps in to launch Challenge Dementia16 January 2018
Determined walker Ann Yourston is taking part in a Great Wall of China Trek to raise funds for Alzheimer Scotland