Alzheimer's Society

Alzheimer's Society


We’re the UK's leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. Replies 9-5 on weekdays.

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Broadcaster @laurenlaverne  is helping to launch a radio station for people with dementia. 📻🎵 M4D Radio plays songs from the 1930s through to the 70s, is free of advertisements, and aims to stop those with dementia feeling isolated.

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This morning our storyteller @DaphneHavercro1  spoke to @CommonsHealth  about her experience of caring for her mother with dementia and navigating the social care system. Join our campaign today:

Tune in to @ITV  now to watch 'Ross Kemp: Living With Dementia'. Ross hears from Dame Barbara Windsor’s husband Scott about her dementia diagnosis and also meets with the Buckman family to discover how dad Jerry’s early-onset dementia has affected the family. #LivingWithDementia 

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A huge thank you to the creators of the programme tonight for shining a light on the impact dementia has on families. We're proud to have supported the programme and a huge thank you to Louisa and Jerry for sharing their story. 💙 #LivingWithDementia 

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‘I felt lonely after my husband Ken passed away. Then Alzheimer’s Society found Rachel for me. She’s been such great company over the last few months and we chat on the phone every week.’ This week is #LonelinessAwarenessWeek.  If you want support call us on 0333 150 3456 💙

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