Our Voice Matters currently has 6 members, all of whom are living with dementia, and meets the second Monday of the month 2-3.30 at The Bridge, Gemini Centre, Villiers Street, Hartlepool TS24 7SA (The Bridge 01429 868587).
The group has been involved in initiatives such as:
- Planning dementia awareness week 2016
- Memory Walk 2015
- Working towards being a Dementia Friendly Hartlepool
- Advising local supermarkets regarding being dementia friendly
- Advising local council on website information
- Planning, participating in and recording a DVD promoting the ‘My Future Wellbeing’ tool.