This booklet provides information about dementia for children and young people. It talks in straightforward language about what dementia is and about the impact it has on the person having dementia. It also enables a child/young person to consider their own feelings and what they could do to help.
What is dementia?
What do you mean by memory?
Why do people get dementia?
How does someone with dementia feel?
So what might it feel like to lose your memory?
Everyone who has dementia is different
How do the people around them feel?
What can I do about these feelings?
What can we do to help?