News & Events

May 2018

I rarely report on individual Butterfly Scheme launch events, because they’re always enjoyable occasions and we always meet such dedicated teams. This month, though, I’d like to reflect on […]

April 2018

This month, I’ve had more communications than usual from family carers. It’s a huge privilege, of course, when a family carer takes the time and trouble to get in […]

March 2018

It’s always heartwarming when someone positively mentions your name in connection with work you’ve done to improve the lives of people affected by dementia. Few us actively want to […]

February 2018

Many hospitals have taken steps to provide more personalised nutrition for people living with dementia. Some years ago, one of the Butterfly Scheme hospitals worked to create a Butterfly […]

January 2018

Many of you will have come across carer passports, giving carers easier access to hospitals when the person they care for is hospitalised. I’m always keen that this […]