There’s still time to register for @AlzheimersShow's series of webinars on 'Caring and dementia: Support, advice & education', taking place Tues 26 and Wed 27 January.
It's set to be two days of interesting conversation and information. Find out more!
We love this beautiful video! ❤️
The moment Dorothy from Newcastle, who has dementia and now lives in the US, heard the Blaydon Races for the first time since she was a child.
Click here to find out how music can help people living with dementia:
Since 2019, @santanderuk have raised over £1.2 million for Alzheimer’s Society - incredible! We continue to work together to support people with dementia to stay financially independent for longer.
Find out why the power of partnership is so important:
We all need to be aware of the scams that are springing up during the pandemic, but people with dementia may be more vulnerable to financial abuse than most.
We've got some top tips on how to avoid getting caught out by fraudsters. Read more at:
Biomedical charities are 40% down on their income due to the pandemic. Restrictions on fundraising activities like @alzheimerssoc’s Memory Walk will, in turn, hamper crucial research.
@RichJamesOakley on why we need to be even more generous, if we can, during this time.
If you are having speech & language therapy, we want to hear from you! Please fill out our #SLTSurvey about how #COVID19 has affected your access to therapy. You can access the survey here: Thank you!
If you or a loved one is living with dementia and receive speech & language therapy, @RCSLTpolicy want to hear from you. 🗨️
Fill in their survey and let them know about your experiences of how the pandemic has impacted your access to therapy.
'I can now look forward in hope.' Tony's wife, Sheila, has Alzheimer's disease and lives in a care home. He has shared his experience of receiving his first dose of the coronavirus vaccination, and a new poem called The Jab. Read more here:
Wish you'd caught last week's live Q&A with football legends Sir Alex Ferguson, Sir Kenny Dalglish, Gareth Southgate & Jürgen Klopp?
You can still watch it online until Jan 24 - and as before, ticket sales go to support Sports United Against Dementia! ❤️
Everybody forgets things from time to time. But if you are noticing problems with someone’s memory and they’re getting worse, it’s important they speak to their GP. Our info & advice will help you understand what steps they need to take. Visit for more.
'Imagine a lockdown you don't understand,
Where friends stop visiting and family is banned.'
The coronavirus pandemic has hit people living with dementia the hardest. Help us continue to be there for them: .
This Friday! An opportunity for children aged 7-12 to learn about #dementia
A free session via Zoom. 2 - 2:45pm
Only 1 place needed per household.
For info & to book:
#DementiaFriends #DementiaFriendly #HomeSchooling
Champion Nicky is holding a virtual Dementia Friends Session specifically for children aged 7-12 years who want to learn about dementia. Details below ⬇
We know lockdowns can be hard, but there are always organisations and people to help you.
💙Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Connect support line: 0333 150 3456
💙@DementiaUK: 0800 888 6678
💙@CarersUK: 0808 808 7777
💙@samaritans: 116 123
💙@TheSilverLineUK: 0800 4 70 80 90
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