Ready to Enjoy Your Retirement?

Why not join in the FREE Happy Healthy Retirement Training available? This will enable you to take control and shape your own personalised retirement plan. In conjunction with Support Staffordshire, Staffordshire County Council, Age UK North Staffordshire and Moorlands Together Partnership the Beth Johnson Foundation would like to invite you to this training event. ... Read more

Beth Johnson Does Bollywood

To round off Dementia Awareness Week Bollywood Fitness was the order of the day. With our dementia focus group, positive living life coaches and staff joining in, we laughed our way through and enjoyed it, finishing off with a relaxation session. ... Read more

Dementia Awareness-Reminiscence

During Dementia Awareness Week one of our dementia advocates attended an event in Derby. The dementia advocacy project normally advocates for people who at an advanced stage of their dementia but there are occasions where we are involved with people who at an early or a mid-stage of their dementia. ... Read more

Dementia Awareness Week

A series of short videos have been released from the Department of Health and the Foundation would like to share them with you. They talk about dementia diagnosis and highlight a range of initiatives to support people of all ages with dementia in different areas of England. ... Read more

Dementia Focus Group

Our DVD highlights issues the Beth Johnson Dementia Focus Group have relating to living with dementia and group members give suggestions of how the areas they highlight could be improved. ... Read more

Are You Dementia Aware?

The Dementia Advocacy project normally advocates for people who at an advanced stage of their dementia but there are occasions where we are involved with people who at an early or a mid-stage of their dementia. This has enabled the project to develop a peer dementia advocacy group. ... Read more

Latest Project Launch

The official launch of the Cancer Advocacy Project in East Staffordshire took place on 22nd April. The event took place at the East Staffs Council for Voluntary Services in Burton upon Trent. ... Read more

A new vision for older workers: Retain, Retrain, Recruit

Lynne Wealleans, our Programmes Lead attended the Parliamentary Reception hosted by Steve Webb MP, Minister of State for Pensions, to launch Dr Ros Altmann’s report to Government - A new vision for older workers: Retain, Retrain, Recruit. The Foundation has, since 2004, been involved in supporting older workers and welcomes this positive movement for change; as Dr Altmann says in her report “If we are to seize the moment, changes are urgently required to overcome the barriers to later life working. Our concept of retirement and ageing in the workforce must move with the times as people’s lives and the population demographics change.” ... Read more

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