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Don't turn your back on challenge

25 January 2019
A head and shoulders photograph of Ali Rogan

Challenge Dementia Prize Judge and Care Tech expert, Ali Rogan talks about the importance of embracing challenge.

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Challenge Dementia announces winner

29 November 2018
Challenge Dementia Prize 2018 Winner

Challenge Prize WinChallenge Dementia, a national prize seeking to improve the lives of people living with dementia, today (28 November) announced the winner

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Hear from our judges

23 October 2018
Older couple shopping

Sam and Peter, our Challenge Dementia Judges, explain what they are looking forward to on judging day

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Digital Boomers

16 October 2018
Irene from RETHINK Partners

As we move into the final month of the Challenge Dementia prize we hear from Irene Carson at RETHINK Partners...

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Meet the winner of last year's challenge prize

09 October 2018
Claire Hawtree winning 2017's challenge prize

On 28 November, we will announce the winner of the Challenge Dementia Prize and the recipient of the £100,000 investment. In the run up to the conclusion to this prize we hear from the winner of the very first Local Authority Challenge Prize as we speak to Claire Hawtree from Mum & Families UK the winners of the Families Included Prize 2017

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Stand out from the crowd

24 September 2018
Man talking in a microphone at Silverline event

Today we hear from Ruth Stephens who is the Funding and Relationship Manager for Essex at Big Lottery Fund.

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Keeping people connected

24 September 2018
Lady making arts and crafts

Today we hear from Caroline Gerrard the Fundraising and Communications Manager at Peaceful Place in Rochford, Essex.

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Challenge Dementia Prize reaches important milestone

12 June 2018
challenge prize shortlisted candidates

Last week the University of Essex hosted a two day induction event for the nine shortlisted Challenge Prize finalists.

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Nine shortlisted projects announced for the Challenge Dementia Prize

21 May 2018
challenge prize judges

Challenge Prize shortlist announced

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Judging panel announced

28 March 2018
Group of people at table looking at a document together

Introducing our panel of experts ready to judge entries and select our finalists.

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