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Improving the experience of people living with dementia, and their carers/families by ensuring timely access to memory assessment, diagnosis, advice and support.

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The dementia guide The dementia guide

This guide produced by the Alzheimer’s Society is for anyone who has recently been told they have dementia. It aims to support people to live well with dementia and will be useful to close friends and family of someone with dementia. Read more »

The Dementia Diaries Dementia Diaries

The Dementia Diaries is an illustrated children’s book which tells the stories of 8 young people and their experiences of living with dementia in their families through four characters’ diaries. Read more »

Improving the diagnosis process Improving the diagnosis process

In this video, published by NHS England, a patient recently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s describes how the diagnosis process could be improved through the use of volunteers with experience of the condition. He underlines the importance of leaving the diagnosis with some hope. Read more »