Mar 14, 2021

This Mother’s Day, we’re sharing your stories

This Mother’s Day, we’re sharing the incredible stories of Shobna Gulati and Suzy Webster.   We were delighted when Shobna...
Mar 8, 2021

We choose to challenge

This International Women’s day, we’re choosing to challenge some of the perceptions about family members and friends caring for someone...
Feb 26, 2021

Dementia Carers Count stands with family carers

We welcome the decision that care home residents will be able to be visited indoors by a single, named individual from 8th March as part of...
Feb 25, 2021

Being kind to yourself when you’re caring for others

We know that some people caring for a family member or friend with dementia are feeling more isolated and alone than ever before. We want...
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...
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...