COVID-19 UPDATE

ARE YOU SELF-ISOLATING AND ON YOUR OWN?

If you live in West Rainton or Leamside and are self isolating due to COVID-19 and are totally alone with nobody to contact for support, please get in touch with David Hall (local Durham County Concillor) on 07900 701 961 who will arrange a call-back by a local community volunteer.

The local community are helping those in self isolation in a number of ways, find out more here.

THE FACTS

There are over 820,000 people living with dementia in the UK and estimated to be 670,000 family and friends currently acting as primary carers.  Many people with dementia and their carer's are still not living well with the condition, and quality of life remains extremely varied:

%

of people with dementia feel anxious or depressed

%

of people with dementia do not always feel a part of their community

%

of people with dementia feel they lost friends after being diagnosed

WHAT IS DEMENTIA
Find Out More

CAN YOU HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE?

 

INDIVIDUALS & FAMILIES

BUSINESSES & RETAIL

CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE

COMMUNITY & FAITH GROUPS

 

We Need Your Help!

 

Our aim is to help raise awareness and understanding of Dementia and support others to take action and make a change in our community.

Working together we can help improve the lives of the people in our community living with dementia and their carer's.

So if you're not already involved and would like to find out how to

West Rainton & Leamside Dementia Steering Group