JoCo supports and works closely with the charity musicworks, the home of ‘Music in Care’. For more information about their work please visit their website www.musicworksnet.co.uk

JoCo supports the Alzheimer’s SocietyDementia Friends’. John and Farai volunteer as Dementia Champions to run free Dementia Friends Information Sessions and JoCo support them to run sessions. For more information about the Alzheimer’s Society visit www.alzheimers.org.uk. For information about the Dementia Friends scheme please visit www.dementiafriends.org.uk.

JoCo are members of the Dementia Action Alliance. For more information please visit www.dementiaaction.org.uk

JoCo work in conjunction with the Institute to Mental Health at the University of Nottingham on research and events promoting best practice, learning and greater understanding of care quality, dementia and mental health. For more information about the Institute of Mental Health please visit www.institutemh.org.uk

Other useful links:

Action on Elder Abuse www.elderabuse.org.uk

Age UK – www.ageuk.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Disease Internationalwww.alz.co.uk

AT Dementia – www.atdementia.org.uk

Dementia Carewww.dementiacare.org.uk

Dementia UK – www.dementiauk.org

Improving Dementia Education and Awareness (IDEA)www.idea.nottingham.ac.uk

Independent Agewww.independentage.org

Life Story Networkwww.lifestorynetwork.org.uk


National Dementia Carers Daywww.nationaldementiacarersday.org.uk

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)www.scie.org.uk

Trent Dementiawww.trentdsdc.org.uk