A DEMENTIA Friends Champion is holding an information session for people in Salisbury next week.

Eileen Spalding, a staff training administrator, will lead a one-hour session, is part of Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friends programme, an initiative launched in February 2013 to help members of the public understand what it might be like to live with dementia and to turn that understanding into action.

The session will be held at 15 New Street at 10.30am on Thursday, June 13.

Go to dementiafriends.org.uk to find your nearest Dementia Friends information session or to volunteer as a Dementia Friends Champion.