Together we will defeat dementia

Stephanie Beacham is supporting BRACE and out efforts to defeat dementia, with the forthcoming film, Grey Matter. Stephanie plays the role of Peg, who is living with Alzheimer's.

Grey Matter is a film that explores the impact Alzheimer’s can have on a family, showing the highs and lows. The film is being shown in cinemas across England in February, March and April.

One in two people will be affected by dementia, either through developing dementia, or by caring for a loved one with the condition. Research gives us hope for a dementia free world.

Share your Story to Defeat Dementia

By sharing your story you will help to raise awareness of the reality of life with dementia and bring comfort to families also affect by dementia.

The BRACE lottery is a fun and easy way to support vital dementia research. Play from just £1 per week to be in with a chance of winning!

Stay up to date with the latest dementia research news, events and ways that you can help to defeat dementia. Receive news by email and/or by post.

78p in every £1 goes towards our charitable aims and activities. £702,000 was spent on charitable activities in 2022. £202,000 was spent on fundraising and governance in 2022.

We Believe In a World Free From Dementia

Every donation, no matter the size, helps BRACE fund vital research that creates scientific progress and real hope for the future - earlier diagnosis, more effective treatments and, one day, a cure. Thank you for your support.

Together we will defeat dementia

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