Who we are

Carers Advisory Panel

The members of our Carers Advisory Panel (CAP) advise and guide us on our strategy and operational development. As current or former carers, they offer us real-life experience and perspective so that we can fine tune our services to ensure we offer the best possible services to carers of people with dementia.

We are honoured that our carers offer us their expertise, knowledge and wisdom.



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Work with us

We are a small but passionate and hard-working team. We all believe strongly in our vision and mission, and we’re growing rapidly. We want to build our resources with the very best people.

At DCC we believe that Dementia Carers Count. We are working for a world where all family and friends taking care of someone with dementia feel confident, supported, and heard. We provide free online and face-to-face courses for unpaid carers which are designed and delivered by healthcare professionals and aim to help carers develop skills and build confidence to navigate the highs and lows of caring for someone with dementia.

Current vacancies

Freelance Junior Designer

£150/day | Up to 3 days per week | Remote

We are seeking a part time freelance designer to add capacity to our busy marketing team and to bring the brand to life across various campaigns and projects. We are looking for someone with experience in design for the charity sector, a passion for creativity and exciting ideas that bring brands to life. You will be working alongside our two marketing officers, developing designs and artwork for our creative projects. In particular, this will include materials for our fundraising team, both physical collateral, online elements and content.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering engaging designs across our offline and online marketing projects
  • Delivering creative projects on time, in budget and to a high standard
  • Ensuring that work is consistent with brand and accessibility guidelines
  • Working collaboratively with the Communications and Marketing team to ensure the successful delivery of multichannel marketing materials and to support day to day design requests
  • Working on designs from concept to completion, working with a close-knit team
  • Amending and update existing artwork files as needed

We would like candidates to have knowledge or experience of:

  • Working in a design role, either in an in-house creative or as a freelancer
  • Design fundamentals including typography, colour and layout
  • Working on creative briefs from concept through to delivery
  • Setting up work to print production and digital specifications
  • Working with brand guidelines and developing work in line with feedback
  • Accessible and inclusive design principles, and how to implement them
  • Experience of working for charity brands

We would like you to have the following skills:

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge and experience of designing for print and digital
  • Strong attention to detail

Join the community

We are constantly developing and updating our range of remote and online services to ensure that family and friends caring for someone with dementia continue to be well-supported.