Stockport Focus: Dementia funding 19 Aug 14

19 August 2014 by Pure Radio

Sue Clarke, Operations Manager at the Alzheimer’s Society for Stockport and Greater Manchester, explains the benefits of £755,000 of new funding to support people with dementia in Stockport.

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Singing for Fun with Age UK

9 April 2013 by Pure Radio

The Singing for Fun Group run by Age UK Stockport is for people over 55 including those with dementia. Anne Frazer went to Cheadle Hulme to meet the singers and speak to organiser Pat Ansell and Community Singer Kaymee MacNamarra. Includes lovely singing by the group.

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Bridal March

29 June 2012 by Pure Radio

Today on Stockport Focus we’re hearing how you can get involved in a wedding themed walk for charity.

Tracey Torley is raising awareness and funds for the Weekend Day Centre for Dementia which is in Reddish.

Tracey knew people who struggled to find care and support outside of 9-5 hours and she explained more to Sara.

So if you fancy getting your top hat or veil on you can join in on 7th July, you can donate £10 or get sponsorship and for more details call Tracey on 07872 44 66 42.

You can also find out more about the sponsors and supporters on our podcast on www.pureradio.org.uk

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Singing for Fun with Age UK

30 November -1 by Pure Radio

Singing for Fun is a group run by Age UK Stockport for people over 55, including people with dementia. Anne Frazer visits the group in Cheadle Hulme to learn more from organiser Pat Ansell and Community Singer Kaymee MacNamara. Includes lovely singing from the group.

Download MP3 (9 MB | 3:46 min)