Feb 13, 2019

4 Things you Only Know if you’re a DCC Ambassador

Being an Ambassador for a cause close to your heart can be an incredibly rewarding role, every Ambassador has a unique experience that has...
Jan 21, 2019

Blue Monday – The most depressing day of the year?

Monday 21st January is a ‘special’ day. It’s been labelled Blue Monday because, statistically speaking, more people report low mood...
Jan 3, 2019

I just need a decent night’s sleep!

How to have good sleep habits Getting a good night’s sleep is so good for us all, but no more so than for family carers of people with...
Dec 20, 2018

Look into my eyes

Now that we’re in the depths of winter and the cold is biting, I’ve been reflecting on that truly magnificent summer full of sunshine....
Dec 19, 2018

Understanding Young Onset Dementia

There is a common misconception that dementia is a condition that only affects older people. However, around 40, 000 people in the UK...
Oct 25, 2018

Food, Eating and Meal Preparation

A friend of mine was leaving the UK for a while on business this morning, and so last night we decided to have a nice meal together. We had...
Sep 7, 2018

Our DCC September Update

Our team have been working throughout the summer to prepare for our new courses for dementia carers this autumn.  Our launch campaign for...
May 23, 2018

The problem with being your own worst critic…

We all talk to ourselves – maybe out loud, but definitely through an inner dialogue. Over the years I have met and spent time with many...
May 16, 2018

Dementia Awareness Week

Statistics, statistics and more statistics. They can be scary and do not make for good bed time reading. What we know today is that over...