Your donation ensures that more family carers of people with dementia can access our services when they need them most.

Your support helps people like Jill

When Jill’s husband was diagnosed with early-onset dementia, she had to give up her job to help care for him and she found it isolating. After attending one of DCC’s courses she felt equipped with practical knowledge of dementia as well as where to find help as someone caring for a family member with dementia.

Facts & Figures

700,000

families in the UK care for people with dementia.

40%

of them look after the person they care for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

£11.6bn

worth of care is provided by unpaid carers.