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Working Towards becoming a Dementia Friendly Community
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
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