View navigation

TIDE - Together In Dementia Everyday uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. For optimal performance please accept cookies. For more information please visit our cookies policy.

Accept and close

About us

Rebecca Ord

Digital Communications Officer (Scotland)


I am the Digital Communications Officer for tide in Scotland. I am responsible for all our communications in Scotland and managing our social media channels. I am committed to raising our profile and ensuring carers in Scotland know how tide can help them.


About Rebecca…


I have been working and volunteering within community arts with older people and people living with dementia. 

My role was dedicated to improving an individual’s emotional, social and physical well-being through a person-centred approach. I learned so much about the effects of dementia and how this can impact a person and those closest to them. I also became aware of how vital community support and services are for those affected by dementia. I connected with so many wonderful charities and community groups – it was their tireless efforts and support that made so much of my work possible!

I was quite young when my Granddad was diagnosed with vascular dementia. In learning more about this, I have been able to process how difficult and emotionally draining this must have been for my Grandma and my dad. I realise how much my Grandma must have dealt with alone.

I am passionate about contributing towards a more inclusive society that provides safe spaces and support networks for those affected by dementia.

I am excited to be on board with tide; an organisation that is changing the way we approach dementia care and support. I am proud to say I work for an organisation that is offering a platform for the voices that too often go unheard.