We met Tommy about a year ago and we are happy and grateful to be able to work so close together with him. In our last interview, we asked him about how he came to work with the ALLIANCE. Irene Oldfather was the one that introduced us to Tommy and we have since then been members and big fans of the ALLIANCE. Watch Tommy's video and find out how everything came together:
They do keep it true to the values of people. If you don't know the ALLIANCE, be sure to have a look at their webpage & the Dementia Carer Voices page.
What are the primary objectives of the ALLIANCE?
What are the "Dementia Carer Voices"?
Dementia Carer Voices is a Scottish Government funded project to 2016 to engage with Health and Social Care professionals and students to promote a fuller understanding of the carer journey, provide a platform where carers can express their views and experiences of caring for a loved one with dementia and to harness the awareness raising activity undertaken by Tommy Whitelaw.