Dementia with Lewy bodies

7. Other useful organisations

Lewy Body Society

Hudson House

8 Albany Street

Edinburgh EH1 3QB

T 0131 473 2385



Charity that aims to raise awareness of DLB for the general public and educate those in the medical profession and decision-making positions about all aspects of the disease. They also support research into the disease.

Parkinson's UK

215 Vauxhall Bridge Road

London SW1V 1EJ

T 0808 800 0303 (helpline 9am-8pm Monday to Friday, 10am-2pm Saturday)



Charity that provides information, advice, support and publications for people with Parkinson's disease. They can put people in touch with their nearest branch, offering information, support and social contact for those with Parkinson's and their families.

More information and resources

Last reviewed: June 2016

Next review due: June 2019

Reviewed by: Dr Ian McKeith, Professor of Old Age Psychiatry, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle University and Dr Zuzana Walker, Reader in Psychiatry of the Elderly, Division of Psychiatry, University College London.

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