Life story and Wellbeing online event for BRACE

I’ve really enjoyed supporting BRACE today through providing another online event for them, this time themed around life story work and wellbeing. I talked about the benefits of life story work and how to meaningfully improve wellbeing for a person with dementia. I shared my personal and professional experiences, as well as resources that I have developed

Film to support the BRACE Christmas Appeal

To support the vital dementia research work of BRACE, I have made a short film expressing why their work is so important to me and my family. Like most charities, BRACE have been severely limited in their ability to fundraise during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and this film, along with others being shared, highlight why

‘Who cares?’ online event for BRACE

It has been an honour today to speak at a one-hour online event for BRACE, a dementia research charity that I am an ambassador for. I talked about my dad’s life with dementia, how our experiences have shaped my work and what good care looks like. Thank you BRACE! @bethyb1886 sharing her personal journey of

Film for BRACE’s 30th birthday

I’ve made a 34-second film for BRACE to support their 30th birthday celebrations and #DefeatDementia campaign. @bethyb1886 explains why she cares about dementia #DefeatDementia #CharityTuesday — BRACE Alzheimers Research (@AlzheimersBRACE) December 5, 2017 I’m an ambassador for BRACE and delighted to be supporting their work. You can find out more about BRACE here.

BRACE ‘Dementia: Hope for the Future’

Today I have been involved in a mini-conference arranged by BRACE, ‘Dementia: Hope for the Future’. The event, which I was involved in planning, was chaired by former ITN and BBC newsreader Martyn Lewis. After Mark Poarch and Martyn Lewis introduced the day, I gave a presentation to provide the audience with an overview of

BRACE unveils high profile Ambassadors

I am delighted to announce that I have joined Jonathan Dimbleby as a new Ambassador for BRACE. BRACE unveils high profile new ambassadors @dimbleby_jd @bethyb1886 @ArcSevenComms — BRACE Alzheimers Research (@AlzheimersBRACE) November 8, 2013 BRACE said, “We warmly welcome Jonathan and Beth to our team of Ambassadors and are very grateful for their continued

The Debate – “A Great Success”

Tonight’s BRACE Dementia Debate, the first ever to be hosted by the charity in their home city of Bristol, has proved a great success. Thanks to Myra Conway, @stevewebb1, Zara Ross, Seth Love and @bethyb1886 – a fantastic panel #discussdementia — BRACE Alzheimers Research (@AlzheimersBRACE) October 3, 2013 Jonathan Dimbleby hosted the event, with a