If you have a personal experience of dementia, either as a person with dementia, a carer or a former carer (unpaid/non-professional), you are eligible to become a volunteer in our Research Network. Once we receive your application, we will contact you directly regarding the next steps.
Please note, this application form includes questions about your background and your experience of dementia. This information will be kept confidential and is used to help us to match volunteers to projects and activities that are relevant to their experience of dementia.
We also ask for your details in order to contact you, keep you up-to-date and send further information.
To find out more about how we use your personal information, please read our supporter privacy statement.
If you do not wish to complete this form online, you can download, print and post a paper copy of the application form.
We will also need to contact you about operational matters relating to your volunteer role, for example, if there is an issue at the place you volunteer.
If you don’t select a preference, we will use the most appropriate/cost effective
By volunteering, you're doing something incredible to help thousands of families affected by dementia.
We'd love to keep in touch, and update you on the latest news, including the amazing work we do with our services and research, and how you can do more to help with fundraising, campaigning, or other volunteering opportunities.
It's totally up to you – you can update what you get at any time and we'll never sell your details to third parties. If we can't reach out to you for help when we need it most, our work can't continue – so please, choose to stay in touch using the boxes below and help us beat dementia.
We promise to keep your personal details safe and will never sell your information to other charities or organisations.
Our fair processing notice explains more about how we use our supporter’s personal information and how you can update your preferences regarding how we contact you.
To request a hard copy of our fair processing notice, please email [email protected] or call 0300 222 5706.