Publication

Publication name: Understanding dementia: A guide for young carers
Date: 19 September 2017
Description: This booklet is for you if you’re a young person, and someone you’re close to has dementia. Maybe it’s your mother or father,
one of your grandparents, another relative or a family friend.

This booklet will help you to understand what dementia is, and what’s happening to the person with dementia, cope with the effect the person’s illness has on you, and find help and support if you need it.
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