Dementia Together magazine - Aug/Sept 2020


Staff member
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:

Put on hold: A man with dementia who's looking forward to easier times
Lockdown paused many of the activities that had been helping Barney Thompson come to terms with his dementia

Looking for joy: A carer for whom the future is scary, but whose smile is real
Michelle Macadangdang says that nothing prepared her for dealing with her husband’s dementia

Toughest of times: Our dementia advisers support callers and each other
Our support line continues to provide practical advice, information and emotional support to thousands of callers

Playlist for Life: Meaningful music for people with dementia
Music has become even more important for many since lockdown began, and Playlist for Life continues to help people harness its power

Like a daughter: 'I know if anything came up, I can ring her'
Lily Harris, who is 76 and lives in Wales, speaks about her special relationship with Lucy Davies, one of our dementia support workers

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


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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 :)