Dementia Together magazine - April/May 2020


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Apr 29, 2014
Dementia Together magazine features the latest news, features, tips and advice for carers and people with dementia, book reviews, updates on dementia research and articles highlighting good practice in dementia care, plus readers' letters.


Here are a few of the articles from this month:

Change the journey: Moving from fear to hope after a dementia diagnosis
Having feared the worst after his dementia diagnosis, Masood Qureshi is now focused on changing people’s perceptions

Respect due: Carers of people with dementia deserve more
Bridget Simmonds has felt let down by many people while supporting her parents

See the person: Improving care for hospital patients with dementia
'This is me' highlights the background and preferences of a person with dementia

Inside support: Dementia support and awareness in prison
With an ageing prison population, dementia is a growing focus for HMP Frankland

Better support thanks to you: Dementia Connect online
People affected by dementia have helped us develop a new online tool to help others find the information and support they’re looking for

Q&A with Elin ap Hywel
Elin ap Hywel, a 58-year old woman in Aberystwyth with Alzheimer’s, answers the magazine team's questions

You can read the rest of the articles or download a copy here.


To receive your copy of each new magazine in the post, please visit the website page here or call 0330 333 0804 (Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm).

Have your say

What did you think of this month's articles? Were there any that you particularly enjoyed, or that you learned something from? The magazine team would love to hear your thoughts - you can either comment on this thread, or email

Thanks everyone :)
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