Arts 4 Dementia
Charity helping to develop and co-ordinate dynamic quality events at arts venues as cognitive rehabilitation for families affected by dementia.
Provides information on assistive technology that can help people with dementia live more independently.
A creative social enterprise whose mission is to enable people with dementia and those affected by it to live well and to thrive.
Dementia - Bupa
Information and advice from Bupa on dementia. Includes facts about causes, symptoms and treatment, as well as advice on caring for a person with dementia.
Dementia - e-LfH
An interactive e-learning resource to support the training of all health and social care staff in recognising, assessing, diagnosing and managing dementia.
Dementia Action Alliance
Provides information about this alliance of over 400 organisations helping to deliver the National Dementia Declaration; a common set of seven outcomes informed by people with dementia and their family carers.
A social enterprise that provides training, research, and consultancy services, all with nature in mind. Organising short breaks and holidays for people with dementia and their carers.
Tool which allows people to view local data on dementia care, across a variety of metrics.
A charity that provides specialist care and independent supported living for people with dementia.
Lists around 16000 published items; journal articles, books and training materials, DVDs and websites on all aspects of dementia care and research.
Comprehensive dementia resource site offering news, forums, chat rooms, downloads, training, services, and games.
Project which provides apps for use on a smartphone or tablet, both to help those suffering from dementia and their carers, and to further research into dementia.
Aims to expedite the development of new drugs for dementia by supporting research into novel targets for neurodegeneration.
UK-wide project that brings together people’s diverse experiences of living with dementia as a series of audio diaries.
Dementia Dog Project
Builds services for people with dementia that brings dogs back into their lives or supports them to continue their relationship with dogs.
Dementia E-learning Course
Aimed at anyone who comes into contact with someone with dementia and provides a general introduction to the disease and the experience of living with it.
Aims to build a network of over a million volunteers to assist dementia patients and their families.
Brings together news, tools, advice and resources for those caring for someone with dementia, whether in the family or as a professional.
Dementia Pathfinders Community Interest Company
A social enterprise delivering education and learning for people working in the dementia care field and providing therapeutic care and support for people with dementia and their families.
Provides information about the dementia journey alongside local information about services, support groups and care pathways to assist primary care staff to more effectively support people with dementia and cognitive impairment, their families and carers.
The Dementia Services Development Centre
Develops services for people with dementia and their carers; includes information about their training and education services, projects, facilities, and resources. Based at the University of Stirling.
A national charity, committed to improving quality of life for all people affected by dementia; includes a guide to their Admiral Nurses scheme, support services for carers, and background information.
Engage and Create
Runs the Ignite program, which provides packages of cognitiviely stimulating activities for dementia sufferers, and is avaialbe on license to health and social care organisations.
The Jeff Astle Foundation
The Foundation in memory of Jeff Astle as a fitting and lasting legacy to both raise awareness of brain injury in all forms of sport and to offer much needed support to those affected.
Join Dementia Research
A national service that enables people to register their interest and be matched with suitable research studies.
Live Better With
Practical advice articles, eBooks and real life stories written by people with personal experience of caring for someone living with dementia.
Playlist for Life
Encourages families and carers to create a playlist of meaningful music for dementia sufferers to listen to. Includes information on training and volunteering.
Rare Dementia Support
Provides information, news and support for sufferer's of five of the rarer types of dementia, and their families and carers.
Sporting Memories Network
Extends the lessons of an innovative Scottish project to improve the well being of people with dementia using reminiscences of football to other sports. With a guide to resources, news and contacts.
The UCL Dementia Research Centre
A hub for clinical research into various forms of dementia. Their work focuses on identifying and understanding the disease processes that cause dementia, the factors that influence these disease processes, and how best to support people with dementia and their families.
UK Journal of Dementia Care
A multi-disciplinary, bi-monthly journal aimed at all professionals working with people with dementia. Focused on improving quality of care in all settings.
The Wide Spectrum
Promotes good dementia care through providing information and supportive educational/teaching materials; includes a newsletter, with details of books and DVD courses available.
Dedicated national charity for younger people with dementia and their families.