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Time to forget – Alzheimer’s Society TV advert 2017, 90s

Time to forget – Alzheimer’s Society TV advert 2017, 90s

It’s time to forget. Forget about your age. Forget about your race. Your social standing. Your ideological view. Forget about your allegiances. Your tastes. Your identity. Whether you voted in or out. Forget about everything that keeps us apart because dementia doesn’t care. It’s set to be the UK’s biggest killer and too many are

4Com Foundation: Alzheimer’s Society Charity Cheque Handover

4Com Foundation: Alzheimer’s Society Charity Cheque Handover

Hi, I’m Sian, I’m the community fundraiser that covers Dorset and Somerset at the Alzheimer’s Society. Alzheimer’s Society is a national charity, we support anybody who’s affected by dementia. It was just so nice to hear from Jade and the foundation about your virtual cycle ride and I know you guys had already jumped out

About Children’s Service Society of Utah

About Children’s Service Society of Utah

Encarni Gallardo: We provide support services that are very meaningful to maintain the safety and the health of the children no matter what situation the family is (in). About 10 years ago these kids came into our lives that had these great little smiles and they’d get dropped off to us on a Friday and

The Cancer Society – how we can help

The Cancer Society – how we can help

Every day 63 Kiwis will be given the news they’ve got cancer. Knowing where to turn can make all the difference. If you’ve been affected by cancer we’re here to help. Gidday and welcome. I’m Andrew, come on in, meet my team and find out what we do. Kia Ora I’m Michelle. I head up

A two-spirit journey: finding identity through Indigenous culture

A two-spirit journey: finding identity through Indigenous culture

I identify as a strong indigenous, two-spirit feminist. So my name is Gina Metallic and I’m Mi’gmaq from the Listuguj on the East Coast. I was a competitive figure skater and dancer, and my life was really all consumed by my sports. And so that was really my savior in my community. I moved to

RoSPA (The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents)

RoSPA (The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents)

[inspirational music] We’re always looking to help people make small changes in what they do, to enjoy their lives, but free from accidental injury. So RoSPA’s been around since the end of 1916, when we were formed as the London Safety First Council. We were formed to solve a particular problem with regards to road

Drug Discovery Programme – Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Research

Drug Discovery Programme – Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Research

Dementia. It’s the biggest health challenge facing us today. One in three people over the age of 65 will develop dementia. Current treatments only help with the symptoms. for a short while. They don’t stop dementia from progressing. It can take twenty years and hundreds of millions of pounds to develop a new drug from