Dementia is an umbrella term used to describe a set of symptoms and behaviours that occur when the brain stops working properly. This results in loss of independent function for that person.
Daily brain exercises may help decrease your risk of developing dementia by building cognitive reserve.
This page will help you to find local services in relation to dementia quickly and efficiently.
These rooms are for people who would like to know more about products and devices which can help manage memory difficulties.
The National Intellectual Disability Memory Service is committed to improving the early detection of dementia in people with an intellectual disability and offering post-diagnostic supports.
Within communities people are taking action, big and small steps that make a difference in the everyday lives of people with dementia. Find out what actions you can take and the supports available.
Businesses or service providers can make a big difference to the quality of life of people with dementia and their families. Find out what actions you can take and the supports available.
A community champion inspires others to make a positive difference to people living with dementia and their families. Find out how you can become a community champion and the supports available.
How to diminish the risk factors and reduce the risk of developing dementia.
Dementia is caused by different diseases of the brain.
These diseases affect the parts of the brain which are normally used for
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Anyone can get dementia. Even people in their 30s / 40s / 50s
Know the signs and symptoms
There is no single test for dementia or the diseases that cause dementia symptoms
Learn about the diagnosis
There are many things that people can do to reduce their risk of developing dementia
Learn about reducing your risk
Understanding dementia is one way of helping