“Booklet about dementia for children and young people – The milk’s in the oven” is a comprehensive resource designed to provide children and young people with information about dementia. Written in straightforward language, the booklet aims to explain what dementia is and how it impacts the individuals experiencing it.
The booklet encourages children and young people to consider their own feelings and offers suggestions on how they can support someone with dementia. It addresses common questions such as why people get dementia, how someone with dementia may feel, and what it might be like to lose one’s memory. It also emphasises that every person with dementia is unique and that the feelings of those around them are important too.
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?
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