Alzheimer’s is a disease
and diseases can be cured

Let’s Make Breakthroughs Possible

Alzheimer’s is the leading cause of dementia, and it’s a disease that no-one has yet survived.

But Alzheimer’s and other dementias are physical diseases and with your support, medical research can prevent, treat and one day, cure them.

We believe it’s possible – do you?

Time for change

1 in 5 people in the UK mistakenly believes that dementia is just an inevitable part of getting older.

Dementia is caused by physical diseases, like Alzheimer’s. If diseases like cancer and HIV can be treated then so can the diseases behind dementia.

If we start to think differently about dementia, and challenge others to join us, we can begin to realise the incredible breakthroughs that are possible through research.

And together, we can make them happen

Research to transform lives

Through medical research, we will prevent, treat and one day, cure the diseases that cause dementia.

Alzheimer’s Research UK is the UK’s leading dementia research charity and for over 25 years, our scientists have been making life-changing discoveries about the diseases that cause dementia. But with your support, they can do even more.

We rely on generous people like you to power what we do and today, we’ve set out an ambition to commit a further £250m to life-changing research by 2025.

Your support will help turn these discoveries into breakthroughs that transform lives.