World Alzheimer's Day 2018

Who will you #PassItOn to this World Alzheimer’s Day?

Friday 21 September is World Alzheimer’s Day.

We need your help to spread the word about Join Dementia Research.

25 million of us in the UK have a friend or family member with dementia. Imagine the difference we could make if we all told just one person about Join Dementia Research.

Get involved – #PassItOn

You can help by sharing a photo of yourself on social media with a message about who you intend to tell. Download one of the signs below to hold up in your photo.

Share your message on social media, using the #PassItOn, #WorldAlzDay and #WorldAlzMonth hashtags.

On Twitter please include @beatdementia in your post, and on Facebook tag @joindementiaresearch.

  • Download sign 1: “I’m going to #PassItOn to…”
    #PassItOn social media board for World Alzheimer's Month
    Write in the name of the person or people you’re going to tell about Join Dementia Research.

 

  • Download sign 2: “I’m going to #PassItOn because…”
    #PassItOn social media board for World Alzheimer's Month
    Write in the reason you think it’s important to #PassItOn about Join Dementia Research.

 

Examples

When you share your photo, we’d love to hear more about why you want to #PassItOn. If you need some inspiration, here are some examples of the types of thing you could post:

 

Twitter

It’s easier than ever for people in the UK to get involved in #dementia #research. Who will you tell? #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

By spreading the word about #dementia #research opportunities we can improve treatments, care, and hopefully one day find a cure. #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

More people need to be talking about #research – please help spread the word about how #JoinDementiaResearch makes it easier to connect with #dementia researchers in the UK. #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

25 million of us in the UK have a friend or family member with #dementia. Imagine the difference we could make if we all told just one person about the opportunity to take part in vital #research studies. #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

Not enough people know that Join Dementia Research makes it easier than ever for people living with #dementia in the UK and their carers to get involved in research. #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

The more people who sign up to #JoinDementiaResearch, the more people who can get involved in vital #research and make a difference. #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

The more we spread the word about #research, the better our hope that we can #beatdementia #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

Did you know you can easily register your interest in #dementia #research using #JoinDementiaResearch? #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @beatdementia

 

Facebook

We need to spread the word so everybody knows about the research opportunities available. Who will you tell? #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @joindementiaresearch

 

Volunteers are desperately needed for dementia research, and Join Dementia Research makes it easier than ever to register your interest in taking part. #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @joindementiaresearch

 

Anyone can sign up to get involved in vital dementia research and make a difference – #PassItOn! #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @joindementiaresearch

 

The more people who know about Join Dementia Research and sign up, the greater the chance of improving dementia care and treatments – and even one day finding a cure. Please help spread the word so as many people as possible know about the opportunities available. #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @joindementiaresearch

 

Every new volunteer who signs up to Join Dementia Research makes it more and more likely that we’ll beat dementia – get involved today!  #PassItOn #WorldAlzMonth #WorldAlzDay bit.ly/JDRWorldAlzheimersMonth2018 @joindementiaresearch

 

Find out more about World Alzheimer’s Month

Each year in September, Alzheimer associations from around the world unite for an international campaign to raise dementia awareness and challenge stigma. September is our time for action, when the global dementia family demand change.

World Alzheimer’s Month is coordinated by Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI), the umbrella organisation of Alzheimer associations around the world.

Find out more on the World Alzheimer’s Month website.