We are a registered Charity (no.1152207) raising money for people in Doncaster affected by Dementia. We are all unpaid volunteers so that all monies raised go where they are much needed.
Backed by a team of experienced and professional trustees, DonMentia’s founder, Eileen Harrington, works tirelessly to support those affected by dementia and their carers across the Doncaster region.
We are here to help.
Raising Dementia Awareness in Doncaster
For some people the nature of their memory problem is caused by a progressive condition called Dementia. Dementia is a term used to describe the symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by specific diseases and conditions. There are over 120 types of Dementia the most common of which are Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, the result of a stroke and Lewy Body dementia. . Dementia is progressive, which means the symptoms will gradually get worse. How fast dementia progresses will depend on the individual as each person is unique and will experience dementia in their own way. Symptoms of dementia include:
Here at Donmentia, we are devoted to Raising Dementia Awareness and, as your local charity, are always coming up with bright and innovative ideas to bring dementia into the public eye. Please support us by donating whatever you can.