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

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 For information about the Dementia Friends scheme please visit

JoCo are members of the Dementia Action Alliance. For more information please visit

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

Other useful links:

Action on Elder Abuse

Age UK –

Alzheimer’s Disease

AT Dementia –


Dementia UK –

Improving Dementia Education and Awareness (IDEA)


Life Story

National Dementia Carers

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)