Jan 18, 2021

This Blue Monday we’re promoting awareness and empowerment

  Andrew Embling is an Associate Practitioner with DCC. Andrew is a wellbeing coach and trainer who has lived experience of...
Oct 30, 2020

Over a million pensioners are missing out – are you one of them?

Jane Stanfield is one of our Associate Practitioners and leads our sessions on carers’ rights. Jane originally trained and practiced...
Oct 6, 2020

Every Small Step – Jill’s Story

Every Small Step – making dementia carers count is less than two weeks from launch. Meet Jill, one of the family dementia carers who’s...
Sep 23, 2020

Georgie’s Story

  Georgie Marple is a recent graduate from Sheffield University and worked for Dementia Carers Count as an Administrative...
Aug 4, 2020

Caring about delirium in people with dementia

  Lorraine Haining's background is in nursing and she has specialised in dementia care for the past twenty years. She’s one...
Jul 28, 2020

Continuing to cope during the current COVID-19 situation

  Heather Brown is one of our Ambassadors. She currently cares for her dad who has Alzheimer’s and she also cared for her...
Jun 21, 2020

Celebrating Father’s Day

To celebrate Father's Day we asked you to share your memories of your father and tell us how he's influenced you and your...
Jun 16, 2020

Men’s Health Week – taking action on Covid-19

    For Men's Health Week, Peter Watson, reflects on the guilt he felt when his wife first went into care and...
Jun 3, 2020

Celebrating our Volunteers

To celebrate Volunteers Week 2020 our Community Engagement Officer, Yael, spoke to our Ambassador, Heather Brown, about why she decided to...
May 5, 2020

Navigating washing and dressing difficulties when caring for someone with dementia

  Kate Legg is an Associate Practitioner with Dementia Carers Count. Kate is an Occupational Therapist working in Older...