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Arts 4 Dementia is partnering with the English Chamber Orchestra and London College of Music to offer...

To read an article written for Health & Social Care Reform by YDUK's Tessa Gutteridge about why we...



My name is Wendy Mitchell and I was diagnosed with young onset Alzheimer’s disease on 31st July 2014.  I might not have much of a short term memory, but that’s one date I can’t forget in a hurry.

The film, Still Alice, is about a 50 year old professor who is diagnosed with young onset Alzheimer's at the age of 50.  The film shows the...


On Tuesday 24th February, the Kings Fund and Alzheimer's Society are hosting a one-day conference, Leading change in dementia diagnosis and support:

The Frontotemporal Dementia Support Group has asked us to share the details of their Annual Seminar which is taking place on Thursday 5th March 2015.