North East area

Welcome to the North East area page. Here you can find out what is happening in your area, and how you can organise an event yourself.

Need some local fundraising support?

Your Community Fundraiser and Regional Fundraising Support Officer are here to give you a hand by offering you support, materials and advice

Lucy King
Community Fundraiser - North East
Mobile: 07730 194386

Sally Backhouse
Regional Fundraising Support Officer - North East & Yorkshire
Tel: 01904 567908

Upcoming events

Check back later for more events coming soon!

Join us on Facebook and Twitter

Join Alzheimer's Society North East England on Facebook and Twitter - find out about upcoming events, local news stories and volunteering opportunities near you.

Local volunteering opportunities

Do you have some time to spare? Everyone has something to contribute to the Society. Volunteering is flexible, ranging from a few hours a year to several hours a week. It's your choice.

Please contact your Community Fundraiser to find out about volunteering opportunities in your area.

More about Alzheimer's Society in the North East area

North East England has over 30,000 people with dementia which will rise to just over 40,000 by 2021.

There are support groups and local services which provide day care and home care for people with dementia, as well as support and befriending services to help partners and families cope with the demands of caring.