Govconnect Dementia 2020

Govconnect’s main focus to date has been dedicated to the immense challenges that improved dementia care, diagnosis and research presents across the UK. Through our Dementia 2020 series of conferences they have enabled a wide range of stakeholders from government departments and arms-length bodies, to the NHS and local authorities, research institutions, and the charity and voluntary sector to assess the progress to 2020 and beyond.


Adventure with Dementia are dementia training specialist, providing and exploring creative methods with care teams in how to support people with dementia, making every moment matter.

Able Training are specialists in managing aggression and violence and all workplace training for social care health, education and the commercial sector. They will be recommending GIPskins PPE as part of their training.


Mearns Kirk Helping Hands is a charity which promote a wide range of support services in the community. It is run primarily by volunteers working in partnership with a range of partner organisations/agencies.

Existing services include:
-Friendship Club for those suffering from isolation
-Lunch Club for people living with dementia
-Eastwood Bereavement Group for those journeying with grief