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Gibraltar - Dementia Awareness Conference 2019

  • Boyds Kings Bastion Gibraltar (map)

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The Minister for Health & Social Services will open the Conference.

The key speakers are listed below :

Chris Roberts - is living with dementia and represents people with dementia on many national and international bodies. He and his wife also participated in their own panorama documentary that was screened in 2016 on BBC 1.

Simon McDermott - made the headlines when he posted on social media a video of him and his dad doing carpool karaoke. His dad is known as the Song-a-Minute-Man and has since recorded an album and they have written a book.

Karen Breese - a dementia clinical specialist nurse from Royal Shrewsbury Hospital in UK who has introduced many initiatives to assist people with dementia in and out of hospital.

Daphne Alcantara - GADS Chairperson has been involved with dementia for the last 10 years and will be highlighting the work of GADS in Gibraltar and  why the society wants to make dementia a priority and Gibraltar a Dementia Friendly Community.

Registration at 8.30am

Conference starts at 9.00am

For further information, please contact The Gibraltar Alzheimer's & Dementia Society (GADS) at:

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