Dementia help via GransNet
The Department of Health partnered with the online community for older people, GransNet, to host a webchat and information campaign about dementia:
The government’s advisor on dementia, Professor Alistair Burns, is joining us for a live webchat on Monday 2 April to discuss dementia. It’s the disease that over 55s most fear – and not just for ourselves, but for our families. About 400,000 people have the condition but have not been diagnosed.
How to respond when someone gets a diagnosis? What can you expect? What steps can you take to cope?