Dementia

Living well with Dementia

Dementia is the umbrella term for symptoms from a range of diseases and conditions, including loss of memory, mood changes, problems with communications, language difficulties, difficulty with concentrating and everyday activities. There are many different types of dementia including vascular dementia, Alzheimer disease, and dementia with lewy bodies.

If you or someone you know is worried about the possibility of having dementia, speak to your GP.

For more information on dementia, click here for the national Alzheimer’s Society information.

For sources of support, advice and assistance in Herefordshire, click here for Wellbeing and Information Signposting Herefordshire (WISH) online directory of services.