Useful dementia resources

We've worked with the people we support to define a list of useful websites focused solely around dementia. 

We hope you find this information useful. 

If you would like to see a website added to the list please contact us and we would be more than happy to add.

Age UK

Providing companionship, support and advice for older people.

Alzheimer’s Disease International

The global voice on dementia.

Alzheimer’s Research UK

The UK’s leading dementia research charity.

Alzheimer’s Society

membership organisation that works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Carers UK

Providing expert advice, information and support for carers in the UK. 

Community Care

The latest news, opinion, policy and events in the health and social care sector.

Dementia Action Alliance (DAA)

Shaping policy and attitudes around dementia throughout the UK.

Dementia UK

Provide Admiral Nurses, specialist dementia nurses who give practical and emotional support to families affected by dementia.

Dementia Friends

Understand a bit more about dementia, and the little ways you can help

Dementia Engagement and Empowerment Project (DEEP)

Brings together groups of people with dementia from across the UK.

Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC)

An international centre of knowledge and expertise dedicated to improving the lives of people with dementia.

MIT Age Lab

A multidisciplinary research program that works with business, government, and NGOs to improve the quality of life of older people and those who care for them. 

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

Provides national guidance and advice to improve health and social care.

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) e-learning portal

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) improves the lives of people who use care services by sharing knowledge about what works

The Health and Social Care Partnership 

Focuses on the integration of health, housing and social care and builds on the work undertaken by the Health and Social Care Partnership

The Leveson Centre for the study of Ageing, Spirituality and Social Policy: Christian Council on Ageing Dementia Group

Promote a person-centred approach to the care of people with dementia. 

Young Dementia UK

First national source of information and support to focus specifically on young onset dementia.