We love this story of Lyn who is living with dementia and determined to keep doing the things she loves. Here, we hear from Lyn’s daughter Sarah about Lyn’s life, and how she's found a way to h... Read more
Daddy Who Am I Today?
By Leah Gardner
Daddy who am I today? Am I your little girl, or my mother tell me please?
I’ll be whoever you remember, if it... Read more
Like many of us, Champion Gina had missed holding face-to-face Dementia Friends Sessions while restrictions were in place during the pandemic. Recently though, she was able to hold an in-person Ses... Read more
Hidden behind a disease
I was once vibrant and full of life but all that has now changed
I’ve become more forgetful and no longer remember peoples names
I used to be able t... Read more
Hear from Ying To, Branch Manager at TSB Bank, and Dementia Friends Champion, about how learning about dementia equipped branch staff with a better understanding of the things they could do to help... Read more
It takes quite a while for 56 people to get off a coach, stretching... Read more
Hear from Shamayne about the importance of spreading awareness and being there for everyone affected by dementia.
I became a Read more
Today we hear from Anne Ellis, Dementia Friendly Communities Coordinator for North Somerset about the work she has been doing with Portishead Dementia Friendly Community to refresh their steering g... Read more
Dementia Friend Emily joined our movement in 2013 while supporting her late grandad on his dementia journey. Here, she tells us how becoming a Dementia Friend helped reassure her she was providing ... Read more
“The Session reassured us that we were doing the right things for our customers, but also opened our eyes to some things we hadn't thought of - like the fact that speaking to someone with de... Read more