Tracey Speaks in Dementia Debate

Last Thursday, Tracey, alongside former Care Minister Liberal Democrat MP Paul Burstow, and fellow Vice Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Dementia Labour MP Hazel Blears, was successfully allocated Backbench Business time on the floor of the House of Commons to debate issues surrounding dementia.

Tracey Supports Progress on Dementia Challenge at Downing Street

Tracey attended a reception at Downing Street this afternoon to celebrate the publication of the Prime Minister’s Dementia Challenge progress report. This has come on a day that marks great progress for the national challenge on Dementia as in addition to the report Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced a number of measures as part of the next phase of the Dementia Challenge. Additionally, Tracey has signed up to be a Dementia Friend, the scheme also launched by the Prime Minister today, will be led by the Alzheimer’s Society, and will be to date the country’s biggest ever project to change the way people think about dementia.