Dementia Research – East Anglia


Allison Bentley is a Dementia Research Nurse working in Cambridge, who has developed a special interest in the physical (autonomic) symptoms associated with Lewy body disease. Lewy body disease can sometimes affect a person’s autonomic (involuntary) nervous system, which leads …

Wigan 10k – Sunday 4th September 2016


Thank you and well done to our team of runners in the Wigan 10k: Jacqui Cannon, Mike Nicholson, Danielle Eadie, Neil Dunn, Gillian Lavelle, Joanne Dinsmore, Sammy-Jo Woodward, Dave Croskery, Ian Nicolson

The INVEST Project


In recent years, Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) groups have shown to be an enjoyable and beneficial therapy for people with memory problems. This project will show whether individualised (one-to-one) CST can be tailored for people who have problems with memory …

Virgin Money Giving


Donations can now be made to the charity via Virgin Money Giving. Also, if you are doing a sponsored event you can now use either JustGiving or Virgin Money Giving.

Three Peaks Challenge


Scott Lewis took part in the Three Peaks Challenge to raise money for the Lewy Body Society in memory of his grandmother, Gloria Dobson, who died recently after battling the disease for 13 years. The 26-year-old from Holywell was joined …

Wigan 10K


The CEO of The Lewy Body Society, together with friends, family and local businesses from Wigan (North West Printer Solutions & McCarthy Bennett Holland Solicitors), will be taking part in the Wigan 10k event on the 4th September. You can …

My Mum Has Lewy Body Dementia


Angela Dancocks is an A&E doctor and was working in Australia when her Mum was diagnosed with DLB. She returned from Australia 2 years ago and since then has kept a weekly blog of her visits to see her Mum in her …