Policy paper

Prime Minister's challenge on dementia 2020

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This document launches the next phase of the Prime Minister's challenge on dementia.


It sets out what this government wants to see in place by 2020 in order for England to be:

  • the best country in the world for dementia care and support and for people with dementia, their carers and families to live
  • the best place in the world to undertake research into dementia and other neurodegenerative diseases

It also highlights the progress to date on improving dementia care, support and research.