HSBC have been working with the Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer Scotland to Unite Against Dementia in order to help find a cure and support those who have been affected by dementia. HSBC have been sharing the stories of some of their employees’ experiences with dementia.
Dementia is set to be the 21st century’s biggest killer – and the number of people living with dementia in the UK is set to rise to over one million by 2021. There is currently no cure for the progressive disease, which affect’s people’s memories, independence and ability to communicate.
Like so many, Alex has been affected by dementia. Her story is helping raise awareness to support others.
Rebecca is losing someone she loves to dementia. She’s committed to helping people living with the condition.
Susan’s dad lost his life to dementia. Here she speaks about her experience dementia.
These videos are just one of the ways that HSBC is working with Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer Scotland to help raise awareness of dementia and the affect that it can have on people’s lives. By sharing their stories, HSBC employees are helping to break down the barriers that exist around dementia and are starting the conversation to help others who may also be affected.
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