What is Dementia?

What is Dementia?

What is Dementia?

It’s normal for your memory to be affected by stress, tiredness, illnesses and certain medicines. However, if you’re over the age of 65 and are becoming increasingly forgetful and confused, then it may be a good idea to talk to your GP about the early signs of...
Help: The Reality Behind The Story

Help: The Reality Behind The Story

The devastating impact coronavirus had on our care homes in the early months of the pandemic are displayed in Channel 4’s one-off drama ‘Help’ penned by Jack Thorne (This is England, His Dark Materials). Depicting a young care worker left to staff an...
Memory Matters Social Impact Report 2020/2021

Memory Matters Social Impact Report 2020/2021

We are excited to share our Social Impact Report with you. This report highlights all the great work Memory Matters and Moments Café have been doing over the past 12 months. We would describe the past year as a bit of a storm. There has been a lot of uncertainty and a...
Press Release – vCST Devon Project

Press Release – vCST Devon Project

21st December 2020 Dementia consultants welcome a new opportunity for non-medical therapy to help hundreds of people across Devon “It’s marvellous, helps your memory and it’s fun. It makes you feel alive.” – Di People living with dementia are being offered the chance...
Job Opportunity – Community Connector in Cornwall

Job Opportunity – Community Connector in Cornwall

Community Connector / Time to Shine Leader – Cornwall Based  PLEASE NOTE: This position has now been filled. 12 Month Fixed Term Contract starting 1st March 2021   37.5 hrs a week – 5.6 weeks annual leave (including bank holidays)   Wage: £9.50 per hour (+...