Author Archives: Colin Bray

Wellbeing Exeter Joins the Exeter Alliance

The Exeter Dementia Alliance is delighted to welcome it’s newest member, Wellbeing Exeter. Wellbeing Exeter is a partnership of public, voluntary and community sector organisations who have come together to explore better ways of supporting the 40% of patients who … Continue reading

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A Trip Down Memory Lane at Cadogan Court

Working alongside the EDAA and local artist Eric Gray, residents and staff at Codogan Court have taken a creative trip down memory lane.

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Exeter Alliance Thanks Exeter Golf Club Seniors

The Alliance is delighted and grateful to receive a donation of £1,890 from Exeter Golf Club members We thank Mike Comber for selecting us as his chosen charity group for his Captaincy in the Golf Seniors. The funds raised will enable us … Continue reading

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Thank You to John Lewis Partnership and Waitrose Customers

A big ‘thank you’ to the John Lewis Partnership and Waitrose customers from the Exeter Alliance. We really appreciate your support through the Community Matters scheme during 2018.

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Shining a Light 2019 Calendar – Available Now

Our 2019 Shining a Light Calendar – created by acclaimed cartoonist Tony Husband – is available to purchase for just £6 – £8 p+p. All proceeds go to the Exeter Dementia Alliance supporting increased awareness and working towards a dementia-friendly Exeter. Purchase your calendar from: Royal Albert … Continue reading

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Exeter Dementia Alliance – Official Charity of the Christmas Light Switch On

A massive thank you to InExeter and everybody who stopped to talk to us during festivities leading up to the Christmas Light switch on. We all had a great time, a real highlight of the year.

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Exeter Chiefs Season Launch Dinner

The Exeter Alliance was delighted to attend the Exeter Chiefs Season Launch dinner last month. As an Exeter Chiefs Foundation Charity of the Year are very grateful for their support. Pictured: Tony Rowe OBE; Gina Awad; Sara and Barrie Carless; Michael Caines MBE

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We are uniting for Dementia … Dementia Awareness Week, 14-20 May

The Alzheimer’s Society is asking everyone across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to unite against dementia.  Dementia is set to be the 21st century’s biggest killer. But awareness and understanding remains low and many families are facing it alone. During Dementia Awareness … Continue reading

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EDAA Lead Gina Awad recognised at national Dementia Friendly Awards 2016

  Exeter’s Gina Awad has been recognised for her “remarkable” efforts to make life better for people with dementia at Alzheimer’s Society’s 2016 Dementia Friendly Awards. The national awards celebrate organisations, communities and individuals making outstanding contributions towards improving the … Continue reading

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Exeter City Council backs plans to make Exeter a Dementia Friendly City

Exeter City Council has joined a rapidly growing movement to make Exeter a Dementia Friendly Community. The City Council has formerly announced that it is now a member of the Exeter Dementia Action Alliance (EDAA). It joins over 50 organisations … Continue reading

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