With every pound you raise, you are funding new research, providing precious support to more people, wherever they are, whatever they are going through.
Memory Walk will raise over £9 million to support everyone affected by dementia . So let’s get fundraising! Your target is to raise £150, read our ideas and tips and raise even more.
How your donations change lives
This will help for a PhD researcher to continue research into the causes of dementia, how it can be treated and, ultimately,find a cure.
Could fund the equipment and resources needed for three days of a dementia researcher's vital investigations.
Could teach a group of ten MP's vital information about dementia in a Dementia Friends session in parliament.
Could pay for 700 copies of our new Understanding Your Diagnosis booklets, helping those recently diagnosed with dementia understand more about the condition and how to come to terms with some of the feelings they might be having.
Could pay for us to run an indoor stand on our Dementia Community Roadshow for a week, allowing us to reach a range of people affected by dementia and provide them important information on living with the condition.
Our research programme aims to improve care for people with dementia today and finding a cure for tomorrow.
Read about our current research projects funded by Alzheimer's Society:
- Developing a test to improve diagnosis of different forms of dementia;
- Investigating the best ways to put dementia care research into practice;
- Taking an innovative approach to designing potential treatments for Alzheimer’s disease.