Hear from people who have got involved

Read about some of projects we run and from people affected by dementia we work with to find out about their experience of getting involved.

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Wendy is living with dementia, and she attends our Engagement and Participation Programme Board Meetings. Find out how she got involved and what the meetings are like.
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Find out why Jim and Brian co-produced The Irlam Group after both being diagnosed with dementia.

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Shelagh Robinson is living with dementia. Find out how she helped to influence MPs to improve post diagnosis support.
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Time for Dementia is an exciting, innovative, award-winning educational programme designed to create a new generation of healthcare professionals who are more aware and understanding of dementia.
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Karen, who is living with dementia, helps out at our Welsh staff Welcome Days.

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The Live Well with dementia programme was initiated to fill a gap in the Society’s services of a structured, peer group programme that is based on self-management principles for people living with dementia.
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John, who has Vascular Dementia, is a regular speaker at events. Find out how he got involved with Alzheimer's Society and what he gets out of it.
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Sue has been volunteering for Alzheimer's Society for over 10 years and is a Research Network member. Find out more about what she does and why.
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The Torbay Leadership Group are a group of people in Devon living with dementia. Find out how they worked with the Post Office to increase dementia awareness.
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After her diagnosis, Lorraine got involved with Alzheimer's Society to help shape Society's attitudes to dementia. Find out more.
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David Latcham, a Service User Review Panel (SURP) Group Facilitator talks about his experience of setting up his first SURP group, and how the last 12 months have gone.

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There are so many ways you can get involved with our work. If you would like to sign up and hear about our opportunities, then get in touch with us.

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