Volunteer as a Dementia Friends Champion

Dementia Friends Champions are trained volunteers who encourage people to learn a little bit more about dementia. Champions run Information Sessions in their community and inspire others to help those living with dementia live well.

What's involved in being a Champion

  • Genuinely have the time to run Dementia Friends information sessions and reach around 100 people
  • Be over 16 years old
  • Be a good communicator and speak objectively about dementia
  • Enjoy talking to groups of people
  • Have access to the internet and be willing to record the number of Friends you reach by the website
  • Keen to set up information sessions in workplaces and your local community
  • Enthusiastic about Dementia Friends
  • Voluntarily attend a whole day induction session