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Dementia Challenge

The Prime Minister's Dementia Challenge aims to tackle one of the most important issues we face as the population ages, and make a real difference to the lives of people with dementia and their families and carers. The key aims of the Challenge are to: give a boost to dementia research; address quality of dementia care; increase public understanding of dementia; and make communities more dementia friendly. Find out more on the Dementia Challenge website:

Dementia Friends aims to make everyday life better for people with dementia by changing the way the nation thinks, talks and acts. Register your interest at

  • Dementia Support

    A good reminder that we can't ignore the issue, it must be faced head on, with compassion and understanding.

Find out more about dementia on the Alzheimer's Society website

Dementia cause, cure, care and prevention: Alzheimer's Society Research

The four faces of dementia from Age UK

Dementia: the carer, Admiral Nurse, person with dementia

Vascular dementia is caused when there is an interruption in the blood supply to the brain. You can find out more on the NHS Choices website:

Three common types of dementia

The Alzheimer's Society website has information about local services and support groups in your area:

Living with dementia. Information and advice from Alzheimer's Society

Living with dementia - Alzheimer's Society

Infographic from Alzheimer's Society illustrating key dementia statistics and the size of the challenge facing society

Dementia 2013 infographic - Alzheimer's Society

Understanding dementia. Information from NHS choices

Dementia Choices - NHS Choices

Living well with dementia by Design Council

Dementia research from Alzheimer's Research UK

Achievements and progress

Find out more about dementia on the Alzheimer's Society website

Alzheimer's Society - Leading the fight against dementia

How can we create dementia friendly communities? Areas for action on the Dementia Challenge website

Dementia friendly communities | The Dementia Challenge

Dementia Challenge launched March 2012