Keep a Sense of Purpose


  • Reading Well Books on Prescription for dementia recommends books you might find helpful if you have dementia, are caring for someone with dementia or would like to find out more about the condition.
  • Deep dementia diaries – people with dementia’s own recordings of their experiences on a number of topics. They also ask if anyone would volunteer to transcribe the recordings too – if this is something someone would welcome helping with 

Creative activities 

Find out how to access free creative and arts-based online activities

Theatre live streaming 

  • National theatre live is a streaming service offering unforgettable British theatre available to watch any time, anywhere.


Help shape the future of dementia care and support.

When you sign up to Join Dementia Research, the information you provide is used to match you to studies you may be able to take part in, both online, nationally and in your local area. The service connects registered volunteers with dementia researchers across the UK who are looking for people to join their studies. You can find out more by calling the Alzheimer’s society on: 0333 150 3456, Alzheimer’s Research UK on: 0300 111 5 111 or visiting their website: