North West area

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

Area covered: Cheshire, Isle of Man, Lancashire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Cumbria. 

Need some local fundraising support?

Your Community Fundraiser is here to give you a hand by offering you support, materials and advice. Alternatively tell us about your fundraising idea and we will get in touch with you. 

For initial enquiries, please contact:

Trent Cannon
Regional Fundraising Support Officer - North West
Phone: 01904 567943
Email: trent.cannon@alzheimers.org.uk

For local enquiries, please contact:

Stephanie Larkin
Community Fundraiser - Greater Manchester
Mobile: 07803 115495
Email: stephanie.larkin@alzheimers.org.uk

Ashley Dodd
Community Fundraiser - Cheshire and Wirral
Mobile: 07484 504997
Email: ashley.dodd@alzheimers.org.uk

Sue Swire
Community Fundraiser - Cumbria & Lancashire
Mobile: 07590 000805
Email: sue.swire@alzheimers.org.uk

Join us on Facebook and Twitter

Join Alzheimer's Society North West 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 (contact details above), or take a look at volunteering opportunities in your area.

More about Alzheimer's Society in the North West area

In North West England there are over 80,000 people with dementia, and it is predicted that this figure will rise to just under 100,000 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.