Dementia Awareness Week 2014
This week, from Sunday 18th May to Saturday 24th May, has been designated Dementia Awareness Week 2014 by Alzheimer’s Society.
In order to support Dementia Awareness Week Alzheimer’s Society are inviting everyone to do what they can to spread the word. The aim is to encourage anyone with concerns about dementia to contact Alzheimer’s Society to obtain support and information. Their helpline telephone number is 0300 222 11 22.
One simple way to support Dementia Awareness Week is to use Facebook to publicise it or alternatively to tweet by using the hashtag # DAW2014 and linking to alzheimers.org.uk/DAW2014.
There is also a poster available to be downloaded for display or a sports bottle can be purchased online through the website. In addition there are many events being organised by local branches this week. See Alzheimer’s Society’s website for more information: alzheimers.org.uk/DAW2014.