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Personal stories

Read personal stories from people living with a diagnosis, their family members and friends – as well as our dementia specialist Admiral Nurses.

A tandem skydive duo smile as they fall through the sky

Amy’s story

Amy Barron talks us through organising a Facebook Fundraiser to raise funds for Dementia UK and support more families facing...

Jason

Jason’s story

Jason talks about why he ran the Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest in aid of Dementia UK with his...

Lynda and her husband Michael

Lynda’s story

Lynda cared for husband Michael for 15 years before he sadly passed away in 2019; there were no Admiral Nurses...

Nicky

Nicky’s story

Nicky on his experience raising over £4000 for Dementia UK by taking part the Great Manchester Run.

Val Wilson at a Time for a Cuppa event

Val’s story

Volunteer Ambassador Val Wilson tells us why she decided to host a Time for a Cuppa for Dementia UK.