What Dementia Teaches Us About Love

What Dementia Teaches Us About Love

Talk
Monday, November 25, 2019 - 19:00 to 20:30
Spiritual
Wellbeing
Inspiring
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Description: 

Nicci Gerrard is a writer and campaigner and a celebrated novelist (writing with her husband as Nicci French) and recipient of the 2016 Orwell Prize for Journalism for Exposing Britain’s Social Evils.

She is also co-founder of John's Campaign, named after her father, which has campaigned to give carers of those with dementia the same rights as parents of children to accompany them in hospital.

Recognised by NHS policy makers, charities, nurses, doctors and carers, almost every hospital in the UK has now signed up to the campaign. 

Nicci is the author of 'What Dementia Teaches Us About Love'

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About the speaker, Nicci Gerrard

Nicci Gerrard is a journalist and campaigner, who writes bestselling novels with her husband under the name Nicci French. She won the 2016 Orwell prize for her reporting on the care of dementia patients in the UK. She is the author ofWhat Dementia Teaches Us About Love.

Nicci Gerrard. 'Essential reading about love, life and care' Kate Mosse

'Nobody has written on dementia as well as Nicci Gerrard in this new book' Andrew Marr.

Timetable: 
18.30
Doors open
19:00
Talk commences
20.30
Talk ends
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