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July 2017

Any healthcare approach is only as effective as the people who deliver it. Even after all these years, I still find myself being taken aback by the dedication of […]

June 2017

The Queen honours the Butterfly Scheme
When I decided to address the issue of dementia care in hospitals thirteen years ago, I rang my local hospital and said I wanted […]

May 2017

It’s always a pleasure to be invited back into a member hospital to celebrate achievement in dementia care, but this month I went to speak at Shrewsbury and Telford […]

April 2017

Earlier this month, I attended the Dementia 2020 conference, held at the Royal Society of Medicine; the slides you see here are a small selection from that event. The […]

March 2017

When the Butterfly Scheme Lead at East Surrey Hospital told me about the finger food boxes he and his team were developing for people using the scheme, I had […]