A tribute to Dementia Friends Ambassador, Stewart Black9 February 2018
We’re deeply saddened to hear the news that Stewart Black, our much-loved Dementia Friends Ambassador, has passed away.
Response to Dementia Post-Diagnostic Support 2015/168 February 2018
Alzheimer Scotland is committed to ensuring the voices of people with dementia, carers, partners and family members are heard by local decision makers.
Pfizer ends research into treatment for Alzheimer’s disease26 January 2018
One of the world’s premier biopharmaceutical companies has ended their research program
Trekker Ann steps in to launch Challenge Dementia16 January 2018
Determined walker Ann Yourston is taking part in a Great Wall of China Trek to raise funds for Alzheimer Scotland
Blue Badge scheme permanently extended10 January 2018
Good news following successful pilot
Loony Dook challenge to welcome in 201817 December 2017
Every year hundreds of Loony Dookers defy Scotland’s freezing waters and chilly January air to welcome in the New Year by taking part in Loony Dook events across Scotland.
Rugby Star Henry Pyrgos urges Scots to become Dementia Friends17 December 2017
Alzheimer Scotland hits major 50,000 Dementia Friends milestone
Want to apply for a dementia assistance dog?12 December 2017
Our clever canines are ready to transform the lives of people with dementia.
Myra Lamont, National Dementia Carers Action Network11 December 2017
Many dementia carers, like me, have turned to activism because of the challenges associated with dementia care. We all have our own experiences and each of us has a story to tell.
Relative values in the Scottish Borders11 December 2017
Jim Sykes wants the people of the Borders to talk more about dementia