High interest in LBS at UK Dementia Congress

The Lewy Body Society stand attracted a lot of interest at this year’s UK Dementia Congress (30 October-1 November) at the Brighton Hilton Metropole, with a steady stream of visitors from leaders and opinion-formers in the sector to students of …

Barefoot triumph for Nicola Bellenger in Great South Run

Our warmest thanks to Nicola Bellenger for her fantastic Great South Run on behalf of the Lewy Body Society and in honour of her Nan who has dementia with Lewy bodies. After the race, Nicola posted on our Facebook page: …

Dementia and Elderly Care News features LBS viewpoint

Leading dementia information portal, Dementia and Elderly Care News has featured the Lewy Body Society’s viewpoint on Jeremy Hunt’s recent announcement to invest in dementia care environments.

Call to action on hospital care

A new focus on the care of people with dementia in hospitals gives LBS an opportunity to raise concerns that are specific to people affected by Lewy body dementias. We’d love to hear from you if you have experiences you …

Call to action on hospital care

A new focus on the care of people with dementia in hospitals gives LBS an opportunity to raise concerns that are specific to people affected by Lewy body dementias. We’d love to hear from you if you have experiences you …

LBS response to NICE consultation on Dementia Care Standard

LBS has made a joint response with Parkinson’s UK to the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence’s consultation on a draft quality standardfor the social care of people with dementia and their carers. Click here to read our response. …

LBS entry to Dementia Action Alliance annual report

What our organisation does The Lewy Body Society is the only charity in Europe exclusively concerned with Lewy body dementias (LBDs). The charity supports research into these dementias and raises awareness among the general public, the medical profession and policymakers …