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Job title: UK Project Lead and ALLIANCE Campaign lead

Department: People and Networks


Twitter: @tommyNtour

Tommy works to raise awareness of issues facing people living with dementia and their carers. He does this by giving seminars and talks.

Tommy engages with health and social care professionals and students through his talks to increase knowledge of dementia and to encourage them to make a personal pledge to make a difference in the lives of people with dementia and their carers.

Tommy travels throughout the country visiting care homes, hospitals, universities and colleges, taking the key messages of Dementia Carer Voices ‘You can make a Difference’ campaign and sharing the Chief Nursing Officer for Scotland’s key messages through his talks.

Feel free to contact Tommy if you want to discuss or seek advice about Dementia Carer Voices, the You Can Make a Difference campaign or about caring for a person living with dementia.

Special interests:

  • Dementia and mental health;
  • Culture change;
  • Supporting people living with dementia and their carers;
  • Improvement of health and social are services.

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