Chris Roberts, living with young onset dementia, Alzheimer's Society Ambassador, Vice Chair European Working Group for People with Dementia
Chris Roberts was diagnosed at 50 with mixed dementia. He has set up and runs a DEEP support group for people affected by dementia, Expert Dementia Group for the Wales Dementia Strategy, is a co-founder of the 3Nations Dementia Working Group and represents the UK as Vice Chair on the European Working Group for People with Dementia.
He started a social media campaign #handouthope and hosts two dementia support groups on Facebook. Through his roles as an Alzheimer’s Society Ambassador and Dementia Research UK Champion, Chris works relentlessly to educate people, to make the world understand, accept, and be more inclusive of people affected by dementia.