Dementia Together magazine - Feb/March 2022


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:

Adapting after a dementia diagnosis to be as happy and active as possible
With her family’s support since her dementia diagnosis, Mavis remains lively, involved and always ready for a dance

Learning that you don't need to deal with everything on your own when caring for someone with dementia
It took Jay Owen time to realise others were there to help with his nan’s care, and now he encourages other carers to reach out

Help for people affected by dementia when appealing against a decision about NHS continuing healthcare
Many people with dementia are refused an NHS continuing healthcare package, but our volunteers can support people who appeal

People with young-onset dementia find out just how much they can do on regular leisure centre visits
A partnership in Essex helps people who have young-onset dementia to stay active and involved

Moving home helped me to live well with dementia
Peter Harris in Lincolnshire, aged 56 with vascular dementia, tells us how finding the right place to live has transformed his life

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 :)