Who should come to The Alzheimer’s Show?
- Anyone living with or worried about Alzheimer’s or dementia
- Carers, partners, family members, friends and care professionals
- Anyone with a personal or professional interest in learning more
- People who are interested in the latest ideas for prevention
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WHAT YOU’LL FIND AT THE ALZHEIMER’S SHOW 2019
- The Four Seasons Dementia Experience: An interactive session designed to gain a greater understanding of living with dementia. This involves reducing the individual’s sensory perception and ability to concentrate and then asking them to carry out everyday tasks.
- Free Professional Advice: Personal, face to face appointments with Admiral Nurses, and Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Advisors – all sessions are free and can be booked on the day.
- Specialist Information: Leading professionals in the field will cover all the latest developments in research, diagnosis, drugs trials and more.
- Engaging and Informative Talks: Always a highlight of the show, we have a wide range of speakers lined-up to talk about all manner of topics, including their own experiences with dementia.
- Practical Tools and Ideas: From large face clocks and nightlights to GPS trackers and smartphone apps, there are always lots of useful items on display to help with day to day activities.
- Experienced Carers: Sharing their experiences and tips for how to keep on top of everything, even when it seems like you can’t go on.
- Fun and Educational Activities: Hands-on workshops and activities to stimulate beneficial behaviour – including reminiscence therapy, singing, movement, pet therapy etc.
- Table Tennis Challenge: Always a very popular part of the show – learn how taking part in this activity can help in the early stages of dementia.
- Question and Answer Sessions: Another extremely well-attended aspect of the show – put your questions to a panel made up of professionals, carers, people living with dementia and more.
- Care Homes and Lawyers: Representatives from many of the UK’s top care homes and legal firms will have stands at the Show, offering advice and practical information in person.
Plus many other stands and activities that help make The Alzheimer’s Show the UK’s leading event for practical help with Alzheimer’s and dementia.
The Four Seasons Dementia Experience
Ever wondered what it feels like to live with dementia?
Take part in the Dementia Experience to help understand a little of what a loved one may be feeling. These free sessions involve reducing the individual’s sensory perception and ability to concentrate and then asking them to carry out everyday tasks. The difficulties they experience help them to better understand the frustration and upset that those living with dementia can often feel. Sessions can be booked on the day.
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