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Who will help cure the diseases that cause dementia?


With your support, we will find a cure for the diseases that cause dementia.

Last year donations like yours enabled us to invest £17.3m in dementia research


Together we can make breakthroughs possible.

£5 a month

could help pay for a sensitive brain scan for a person involved in a research study, tracking the effectiveness of new drug treatments.

£7 a month

could assist scientists developing a blood test to help detect the disease in its earliest stages.

£10 a month

could help fund a chemical kit to help scientists detect and study rogue dementia proteins in the brain.

stephen tompkinson

"Dementia is now the leading cause of death in the UK and, sadly, I've seen this first-hand with my own father. But people like you who are willing to invest in pioneering dementia research could, one day, make finding a cure a reality."

Stephen Tompkinson - Actor