Dementia is an umbrella term used to describe a set of symptoms and behaviours that occur when brain cells stop working properly and result in loss of independent function for that person.
This page will help you to find local services in relation to dementia quickly and efficiently.
If you are living with dementia, this section offers some practical advice on living your life to the full.
11 people a day develop dementia. People just like you.
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This is an ambitious and wide ranging campaign. It involves
a lot of different organisations co-operating to help people with dementia and their loved ones.
Facts and Figures on Dementia
How to diminish the risk factors and reduce the risk of developing dementia.
The Hello Brain project shows how anyone, at any age, can make simple lifestyle changes to help their brains and some of these changes may help prevent certain types of dementia. Hello Brain and its resources are based on the latest research and evidence on brain health.
The project provides easy to understand information about how you can improve and maintain brain health across your life. It helps to dispel myths about brain health. Visit the Hello Brain website or download the Hello Brain mobile phone app to find out more.
Hello Brain tips for keeping your brain healthy
- Get physically active- Stay socially engaged- Challenge your brain- Manage Stress, Think Young, and Think Positive- Adapt your lifestyle to protect your brain
The Hello Brain App features scientifically designed exercises ‘Brain Buffs’ to help your brain stay fit and healthy. It offers daily activities to help build better brain health.
What’s in the App?
Hello Brain mobile app is completely free to download and use.
Acknowledgment: this video is provided by Sabina Brennan, Trinity Brain Health Hello Brain and Trinity College Dublin