Posts made in May, 2016


Drivers Help Rev Up Dementia Campaign

Drivers Help Rev Up Dementia Campaign


Posted By on May 17, 2016

A Blackpool transport company has joined over 4000 others across the town to become dementia friendly. Blackpool Transport drivers and employees have become the latest workforce to sign up to help people living with dementia in the town, meaning that they can help people with the disease Around 600 bus and tram drivers, along with backroom office staff have learnt how to spot people living with dementia as well as ways that they can...

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Blackpool Dementia Support Services, Empowerment hosted a dementia awareness event at Sainsbury’s Talbot Road, on Saturday 21st May 10-4pm.  As part of our Charity partnership with Sainsbury’s, to support and promote services in line with Dementia awareness week.  Through the day there was information stalls, memory testing, entertainment and a charity bike ride in-store.  There was a number of organisations sharing important...

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