Latest Community news & jobs Dementia Action Week is running 17-23rd May Published 7 May 2021 Dementia Action Week is running from 17-23rd May to raise awareness around dementia and support those affected by dementia in the borough. We need to increase the volume on the conversation and ensure that those affected are receiving the best support. The Southwark Dementia Action Alliance is a body of over 40 local organisations and individuals in Southwark who have pledged to improve access to their services and increase awareness both internally and externally. Since it started the Alliance and its members have organised a variety of events and activities aimed at enabling local people with dementia, their carers, friends and families to continue to take a full and active part in the community life of Southwark. Events and activities To find out more about all the events and activities happening during Dementia Action Week, please see the calendar here. To raise awareness please use this template to get the conversation around dementia going this Dementia Action Week.