Lakes area

Welcome to the Lakes 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 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. 

Sue Swire
Community Fundraiser - Cumbria & Lancashire
Mobile: 07590 000805


Upcoming events

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Join us on Facebook and Twitter

Join Alzheimer's Society Lakes 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.

Find out more about volunteering opportunities in your area.

More about Alzheimer's Society in the Lakes area

In the Lakes area there are over 7,000 people with dementia, and it is predicted that this figure will rise to just over 10,000 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.