Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease

Difficulty with remembering

Memory problems

Memory problems are quite common. There can be many different causes for an impairment in memory. It is important to have an assessment if these problems are distressing.

Living with dementia

About dementia

Dementia is a term that refers to a wide range of symptoms which include a decline in memory, thinking, behaviour and the ability to perform everyday
activities.

I am someone with dementia

I have dementia

Receiving a diagnosis of dementia can be difficult. However, a full life with dementia is possible with the support of family, friends and the appropriate services.

I am a carer to someone with dementia

I am a carer

Caring for a person with dementia can involve many changes and challenges. Information and support are essential.