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Further information about dementia

If you would like to know more about dementia or the latest research developments, here is a list of resources that might help 

National sources of information about dementia 

Age UK – a information hub dedicated to dementia information, including treatments, living well, adapting the home, getting support, planning the future and caring for someone else. 

NHS – A comprehensive guide to dementia including symptoms, the diagnosis process, treatments, and day to day life with dementia. 

Alzheimer’s Society – covers a wide range of dementia topics with advice on treatment, support options, daily living, and caring for someone with dementia. 

Dementia UK – also has a broad range of information, from understanding the different types of dementia to legal and financial information. 

Dementia Explained – a site run by Alzheimer’s Research UK which provides accessible information about dementia for three separate age groups: young kids, juniors and teens. 

A Guide To Alzheimer’s Caregiving – tips on how to look after yourself as a carer and coping with burnout, applicable to all types of dementia.

Which? Dementia guides – a list of guides produced by the consumer organisation Which? on choosing the right care for someone with dementia.

Books on Prescription: Dementia – A recommended list of books you might find helpful if you have dementia, are caring for someone with dementia or would like to find out more about the condition.

Talking Sense – a book on how to live with sensory changes caused by dementia, freely available as a PDF

20 Home-Based Activities You Can Do with a Loved One Who Has Alzheimer’s

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Local support

Live Well Oxfordshire – A directory of support services across Oxfordshire for adults (18+), families and carers.

You can make a positive difference for people in your community living with dementia by supporting Dementia Oxfordshire.  Find out more.

       

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