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Faithworks Wessex Dementia support

The organist had been playing for decades in the church but  had a buddy who sat beside her turning the music pages and telling her what songs to play. This enabled her to still do the thing she loved…

There are at least 14,000 people living with Dementia in Dorset. But we believe that even in the most difficult situations, there is always hope.

Here’s what the Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends course says everyone should know about dementia

  1. Dementia is not a natural part of the ageing process

  2. Dementia is caused by diseases of the brain

  3. It is not just about losing your memory

  4. It’s possible to live well with it

  5. There is more to the person than the dementia

We have 2 projects across Dorset – both delivered in partnership with other organisations: find out more below along with our resources page