Awards

Danuta Lipinska wins award at the 2018 National Dementia Care Awards

Innovation

At this year’s annual National Dementia Care Awards, held in Brighton on 8th November, Danuta Lipinska and Sharon Harkin were recognised for their work with the East of England Co-op Funeral Services.

Winning the award in the Outstanding Dementia Care Innovation category, Danuta and Sharon developed and facilitated training for a first-of-its-kind dementia-friendly funeral service offering.

Speaking about the training Danuta said: “It was a delight and an encouragement to see and hear large numbers of compassionate, enthusiastic, open-hearted and open-minded women and men who are passionate about their work.

“With an impressive range of existing humanitarian and specific funeral skills, we had a very positive interaction and enthusiastic engagement.”

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British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
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