Alzheimer's Research UK is the UK's leading dementia research charity, dedicated to causes, diagnosis, prevention, treatment and cure. Backed by passionate scentists and supporters, the charity is challenging the way people think about dementia, uniting the big thinkers in the field and funding the innovative science that will deliver a cure.

Without effective treatments, one in three people born today will develop dementia in their lifetime. Today, there are no dementia survivors, but research can change this. Alzheimer's Research UK's mission is to bring about the first life-changing dementia treatment by the year 2025.

Did you know...

850,000 people are estimated to be living with dementia in the UK

Dementia is caused by physical diseases, most commonly Alzheimer’s disease. But others include vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies and frontotemporal dementia.

There are currently no effective treatments or cures for the diseases that cause dementia. With your help, Alzheimer's Research UK will power the groundbreaking research that will transform lives.

How supporters' donations help Alzheimer's Research UK

£10 could buy slides so scientists can study 100 samples

£20 will fund one hour of groundbreaking research

£50 will help run their Dementia Research Infoline for two hours

Other ways to get involved

There are so many different ways you can help Alzheimer's Research UK to make life-changing breakthroughs possible. Here are a few ideas of how you can get involved.

Take on a fundraising challenge. You can find inspiration at their fundraising page.

Donate your time and volunteer to make a major impact.

Get your workplace involved with fundraising or see if Alzheimer's Research UK could become your company's corporate partner.


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