Web based course for dementia carers


Course Link Built by the Future Learn Group at Newcastle University, this course will provide you with knowledge and advice that can help you connect with and care for someone living with dementia. We will focus on everyday experiences that …

Worthing 10K – June 2016


Team Jog for Jim: Adam, Alice, Becky, Conor, Elliot, Emily, Michael, Oliver, Paul, Rachael, Rachael and Tom are running the 2016 Worthing 10k on 5th June for The Lewy Body Society because they want to raise money in memory of …

Chester Half Marathon


Well done and a massive thank you to Kevin Bithell and his Brother in Law, Nathan Pear, who completed the Chester half marathon on Sunday 15th May, 2016. Emily (8) and Owen (6) completed the mini marathon (1 mile). You can …

Tough Mudder


A massive Thank you to Angus Martyn and the team from Forbes Blue Limited who took part in the Tough Mudder Challenge to raise funds for the society and to promote awareness of Lewy body dementia.

Appointment of New Trustee


The Lewy Body Society is delighted to announce the appointment of John Allan as a trustee. John Allan completed his three year term as National Chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses in March 2016, during this period he was …

Prof Ian McKeith – Great North Run 2016


The Lewy Body Society President Prof Ian McKeith will be taking part in this years Great North Run on the 11th September 2016. You can support Prof McKeith by donating to his just giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/Ian-McKeith1

New Ambassador for The Lewy Body Society


The Lewy Body Society is delighted to announce the appointment of Conor McGinn MP as an Ambassador for the charity. Conor said: “I am delighted to have been asked to be an Ambassador for the Lewy Body Society and to …

The Many Faces of Dementia – Jennifer Lunnon


Jen Lunnon is painting her face everyday in March 2016 for The Lewy Body Society “because my Dad is living with this awful disease”. You can show your support for Jen”s fundraising by making a donation to her just giving …

Fundraising – Alfie Robson


Thank you to Alfie, aged 5 who ran in the category one 600m at his local running event, he wanted to raise money for the Lewy Body Society to support his nanny who suffers from Lewy Body Dementia and Parkinson’s. …