Dementia Resources

In this section of the site you’ll find links to valuable information about dementia from other sources. Just click the title to go to the resource.

If you come across other information that you’ve found really useful, please let us know so that we can add the link here.

Types of dementia – from the Alzheimer’s Society

The Alzheimer’s Society has some brilliant information on dementia.  Dementia can take many forms and this page gives a great overview of the many different conditions that fall under the general term of dementia.

Dementia Guide from NHS Choices

NHS Choices describes dementia as a syndrome or group of related symptoms. This information tells you more about dementia and includes a section about why it’s important to get a diagnosis.

10 things you need to know about dementia – from Alzheimer’s Research UK

Alzheimer’s Research UK gives ten important facts about dementia with further links to additional information.

Dementia – from Age UK

Age UK offers some good information including sections on understanding dementia, A dementia-friendly home and a section on getting care and support.

Dementia and Alzheimer’s: What are the differences – from Healthline

Healthline is an American site which offers advice on a wide range of medical issues. The page defines the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s and offers further useful advice.