Employees at Newly Weds Foods’ Ossett site ran a charity event on Thursday 19th December in aid of Dementia UK. Many bacon and sausage breakfast sandwiches were sold. While raffle prizes included a spa day, meat vouchers, a radio, boxes of chocolates and spirits.
The event raised £1000 including a donation from Newly Weds Foods.
Approximately 50 million people globally have dementia and this number is expected to rise. Dementia UK help through their network of Admiral Nurses, who offer support to the sufferer and their family. Admiral Nurses offer one-to-one support and guidance on the best way to deal with sometimes difficult situations, helping families to live more positively. Their network covers local communities, care homes, hospitals and hospices.