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Tamworth is 200th Dementia Friendly Community

Tamworth is now a dementia friendly town – and that’s official! Just over a year after beginning its journey towards the ambitious goal, Tamworth has become the 200th area to be granted Dementia Friendly Community status by the Alzheimer’s Society. … Continue reading

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People Affected by Teen Pregnancy Asked to Join in Survey

An in-depth survey into teenage pregnancy in Tamworth has been launched – and residents who have experience of the issue are being invited to take part and share their views and experiences. The survey has been created by Tamworth Borough … Continue reading

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Find Out How You Can Support Dementia Friendly Drive

A free drop-in event for anyone who would like to learn more about helping make Tamworth dementia friendly is being held next month. The Alzheimer’s Society, supported by Tamworth Borough Council, is holding the information event on Monday November 21st, … Continue reading

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Dementia Action Alliance Membership puts Tamworth on Road to Dementia Friendly Goal

Tamworth is now well on the way to its goal of becoming a dementia friendly community after the borough council officially became a member of the Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent Dementia Action Alliance. Dementia friendly communities aim to help people with … Continue reading

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New Powers to Tackle Boy Racers and Car Cruisers Approved

Tough new measures to combat the minority of anti-social drivers who use Tamworth’s roads, car parks and open spaces as racetracks will come into force from May 1, after Tamworth Borough Council’s Healthier & Safer Scrutiny Committee approved them. The … Continue reading

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Tamworth Takes First Steps towards Dementia Friendly Status

Tamworth has moved a step closer to becoming a dementia friendly community after the Borough Council’s Cabinet backed the drive to achieve dementia friendly status. Dementia friendly communities aim to help people with dementia and their carers to feel safe, … Continue reading

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Tamworth Aiming for ‘Dementia Friendly’ Status

Work towards making Tamworth a ‘dementia friendly community’ is now under way, after the proposal received unanimous, cross-party support from Tamworth Borough Council’s Healthier & Safer Scrutiny Committee. Dementia friendly communities aim to help people with dementia and their carers … Continue reading

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