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Jean Tottie interview with elder

When Jean Tottie took early retirement in 2007 to look after her father who was living with dementia, she discovered life story work, a practice of talking about and recording people’s individual life stories. After seeing how much it benefitted her dad, she became a founding member of the Life Story Network, which hosts tide […]

Ruth Eley fundraises for tide!

On 20th May 2018 Ruth Eley will be taking part in the Great Manchester Run 10k on behalf of tide. Ruth is a Founder-Director and the Vice-Chair of Life Story Network, the parent organisation of tide. Ruth is also currently Chair of the Liverpool Dementia Action Alliance, and the Liverpool Dementia Action Alliance Transport Group. Visit Ruth’s fundraising page (here) […]

Our Stories GM on social media and BBC Radio Manchester

Yesterday we held Our Stories GM, an event designed and organised by people with experience of caring for someone with dementia, unpaid in Greater Manchester. The day included emotional, candid and inspiring stories from carers, group discussions, Admiral Nurses pop up clinics and presentations from professionals on topics such as end of life care, research and the […]

Our Stories – Full Agenda Announced!

Today we announce the full agenda for Our Stories in Greater Manchester. The event will include carer speakers, speakers from organisations, an information market place,  carer discussion groups, Admiral Nurse popup clinics and more! See the full agenda here, and get your free ticket today to avoid missing out! This is a conference designed and […]

My future wishes: Advance Care Planning – New Publication

NHS England has launched a new guide: “My future wishes: Advance Care Planning (ACP) for people with dementia in all care settings”. tide, and tide carer members, contributed to the creation of the guide, alongside Alzheimer’s Society. The guide provides signposting, information and support for colleagues in health, social and community care settings, around advance […]

Our Stories content announcement!

Our Stories The experience of being a care partner for someone with dementia in Greater Manchester A free conference for carers, by carers Book your place today This is a conference designed and organised by people with experience of caring for someone with dementia, unpaid. This conference is for carers, and former carers, of people with dementia. […]

tide Advisory Group Scotland

tide are looking to recruit and appoint an advisory group in Scotland. The role of the advisory group(s) is to advise, support and help promote the work of tide in each country of the UK. tide -‘together in dementia everyday’, is a UK wide involvement network of carers, former carers and health and care professionals who […]

Call for Evidence – Hospice and Palliative Care

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Hospice and Palliative Care is undertaking an inquiry into improving access to hospice and palliative care. tide will be submitting written evidence to this inquiry, and welcomes your expertise on the subject to help inform this response.  Additionally, over the coming year tide will be focusing on the theme of improving […]

Our Stories (Greater Manchester Carers Event)

Today we open registration for a carers led event for carers, and former carers, in Greater Manchester on 18th April 2018. Read below to find out more! Our Stories The experience of being a care partner for someone with dementia in Greater Manchester   A free conference for carers, by carers This is a conference […]

Recruitment: Learning and Development Team (Two Positions)

Created by carers for carers, tide – together in dementia every day is a national involvement network for carers and former carers of people with dementia hosted by Life Story Network CIC. Using lived experience, tide enables a diverse range of carers to have a powerful collective voice, which raises awareness of their unique needs […]