Dementia Awareness Week 2015

The Alzheimer's SocietyThe Alzheimer’s Society, this years President’s Charity are organising Dementia Awareness Week between 17th and 23rd May 2015.

As part of this week of raising awareness of dementia, The Alzheimer’s Society are holding an event at the Harpur Suite in Bedford on Wednesday 20th May, between 9.30am & 1.30pm. There will be a small exhibition of the work that carers and people with dementia have completed to display their journey with dementia and what dementia means to them. There will also be a café and an area where people can talk in private regarding any dementia support issues/concerns.

Throughout Dementia Awareness Week, the Society is encouraging it’s supporters to Do Something New and share & tag their efforts on social media using the hashtag #DoSomethingNew or #DAW2015.

Find out more about Dementia Awareness Week on the Alzheimer’s Society website, where there are ideas of how to get involved and support the charity.