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COVID-19 situation


This news section contains articles regarding the COVID-19 situation and about actions being taken by Alzheimer Europe's members and other organisations across Europe and beyond, to ensure continuity and connectedness during these challenging times. 

25/05/2020 People with MCI or mild AD in Spain report a worsening in neuropsychiatric symptoms during COVID-19 lockdown
22/05/2020 ISARIC study published in the BMJ identifies risk factors for severe COVID-19 in hospitalised patients
22/05/2020 The Alzheimer Society of Ireland introduces a new therapy service during COVID-19
22/05/2020 Alzheimer Athens ensures continuity of care and support for people with dementia during COVID-19
22/05/2020 Alzheimer Hellas keeps up its work supporting people with dementia during the COVID-19 crisis
20/05/2020 Alzheimer Society of Finland examines impact of COVID 19 measures on its local branches and service-users
18/05/2020 The Alzheimer’s Society calls for better protection against COVID-19 for people with dementia
13/05/2020 António Guterres launches the United Nations Policy Brief on COVID-19 and the need for action on mental health
12/05/2020 140 Member States issue statement of support for the United Nations Policy Brief on the impact of COVID-19 on older persons
12/05/2020 As Spain emerges from its COVID-19 lockdown, CEAFA calls for actions to improve the lives of people with dementia
11/05/2020 Open Letter in HRB Open Research calls for person-centred care of people with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic
07/05/2020 Alzheimer’s Society issues response to UK Prime Minister
07/05/2020 Activities delivered at home by family carers can have positive effects on cognitive function in people with dementia during social isolation
07/05/2020 Patients’ concerns with COVID19 must be urgently addressed and voiced to Member States, says EU Commissioner Kyriakides
01/05/2020 The United Nations publishes a Policy Brief on the impact of COVID-19 on older persons, calling for actions that respect the rights and dignity of older people