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from Mail Online

Visit loved ones with dementia even if they don't remember you

The AC/DC frontman has thrown his support behind a charity for dementia patients after the condition forced bandmate Malcolm Young to step down.

from the Guardian

Charities’ fears over lack of proper care for dementia sufferers

COUNCILS across the UK are being urged to follow Leeds’ example and address the triggers of loneliness, as new research shows that one in five people aged over 60 who experience loneliness have no one to turn to.

from Etsy

Tea Time Fidget Quilt for Dementia, Alzheimer's and others

alittlebitolou Great to see a free twiddlemuff pattern being given away by @simplycrochetmag in their latest edition. They are so much fun to make great stash busters a fantastic excuse to try out new stitches AND you're doing something awesome for charity! Nearly everyone's life will be touched by dementia at some point. Why not whip up a twiddlemuff and donate it to your local nursing home today? #simplycrochet #knittersofinstagram #crochetersofinstagram #charity #dementiafriend…

from BBC News

Alzheimer's charity hails one million 'dementia friends'

As the Alzheimer's Society reaches its one million target for "dementia friends" the government is expected to announce a research boost.

from the Guardian

Five lifestyle factors are key to cutting risk of dementia, says charity

Age UK says exercise and diet help lessen Alzheimer’s risk and healthy activities may cut threat of dementia by 36%

from Buenosgracia Travel Blog

DONATION TO THE ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF CANADA

Buenosgracia Enterprise has teamed up with The Alzheimer Society of Canada (ASC) for its fundraising activities. ASC is Canada’s leading health charity for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Please give generously to the Alzheimer Society of Canada.They are working hard to provide Help for Today, Hope for Tomorrow… to the over 500,000 people living with dementia in Canada. Here’s the link to their donation page: http://www.alzheimer.ca/en/DonateNow