Monday, 14 January 2013

new talks, meetings, projects,and Awareness the awareness campaign goes on


Please see below some confirmed plans for the next few weeks along with details on some projects I am working on

January 17th AM speaking at RAD directorate Victoria infirmary to  charge nurses then through to parliament to meet CAB sec for health Alex Neil 1pm  also meeting later with Jackson Carlaw (Con)2:30pm   Jim Hume (Lib Dem) 2pm Jackie Baillie 4pm

February 15th speaking Caledonian university 3rd year mental health students

February 3RD date TBC interview with Sally Magnuson BBC  radio Scotland re- Aired

February 6th attending Alz Scotland carer group Ayrshire

February 8th  GCC dementia working group meeting 
February 19th speaking South Ayrshire carers

February 20th 1st year mental health nursing student’s Caledonian university
February 21st  meeting NHS CG&C community engagement ream
 February 22nd meeting Jim Alz Scotland for a chat and ideas
March 8th confernece city chambers health social care
March 14th speaking at Lockerbie carers
March 8-11 Possible workshops with students Cal Uni
March 22nd speaking at SDRCN Conference Stirling

April    speaking at labour party conference fringe meeting

Academic paper on life stories

Shorty I will be partnering UWS and Caledonian University on an Academic paper on the life stories received to date along with a couple  of other ideas / projects  to be confirmed

Carer engagement film   

NHSGG&C, CHP and I along with Enterprise Screen who produced the Tommyontour film will be starting on a carer engagement film ,this will not be a Tommy  on Tour film as Such .but we are working together to produce a film that highlights caring ,more on this shortly

Dementia through art

Continued discussion’s with the team at Art In The Gart re telling the life stories I have received through art

Dementia working group GCC

Last February I had a motion passed at Glasgow City Council based on my life stories .we now have a GCC Dementia working group .this was formed late last year and we next meet early February .I will keep you updated on the aims and outcomes

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