Karen from Lincolnshire became a Dementia Friend at work and then just three days later encountered a couple in the supermarket who looked like they needed a bit of help. Karen tells us the stor... Read more
Joani Beale has been a volunteer Dementia Friends Champions since 2016. Here she tells us why she's passionate about reaching young people with Dementia Friends (and she gives us her top tip... Read more
It so lovely to hear how inter-generational exchanges can create smiles all around. Here's a wonderful example:
Understanding a little about dementia can really make a great impact on someone's day to day life. Here's a great example of this in action.
What is it really like to receive a diagnosis of dementia? And what happens next?
Let us introduce you to Chris Maddocks who is living with dementia. Chris shares with us her honest experienc... Read more
Neil is a Dementia Friends Champion, Inspector for West Yorkshire Police and Chair of Dementia Friendly Todmorden. He finds the three roles complement each other saying “I am very proud of being a ... Read more
Champion Russell Jenness shares his story:
I’m Russell Jenness and I work for Go South Coast who run local bus services across the South Coast from the Isle of Wight and up as far as ... Read more
Dementia Friend Sarah sho... Read more
Dementia Friend Frank Sheppar... Read more