If you're looking for a new volunteering opportunity as part of Student Volunteering Week, why not become a Dementia Friends Champion?
Our Dementia Friends Champions are the volunteers who are leading the Dementia Friends initiative, helping other people to understand a little bit more about what it's like to live with dementia and the small things that can make a difference to people with... View details ⇨
Work for Capita or know someone who does? Vote for Alzheimer’s Society this week and together we can help more people affected by dementia to be supported & live well! Voting is open until Wednesday 1st March.
A brilliant Session for the Nepalese community in Basingstoke was recently run by Champion Clive Fortune, with the help of a translator. Here are some of the actions that the group discussed taking at the end of the Session:
The brain is the most complex organ in our body. It controls everything we do, from simple things such as breathing, to complex things such as co-ordinating our movements. Watch Alzheimer's Society range of films looking at how dementia can affect the brain: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Dementia Friends Nigeria – tackling a global health epidemic together
Philippa Tree, Senior International Officer, discusses how Alzheimer’s Society works with Dementia Nigeria to promote dementia awareness in the fight against the world’s biggest health epidemic. [ Ow.ly Link ]