- Sep 26, 2022
“Never be afraid to laugh with them – though not at their expense.”
This is just some of the advice which Tommy Dunne, who has young-onset Alzheimer’s, shares with readers of Dementia Together magazine.
Many who have less experience with dementia may be unsure of how to communicate effectively with those who have dementia.
Five people who are living with dementia chose to share their experiences of what can make communication easier or more difficult.
“… the people I love talking with leave their assumptions and fears aside and just spend time with me.” Maxine Linnell says.
You can read the full article on the Alzheimer’s Society website here.
If you’d prefer to have a physical copy, you can subscribe to the Dementia Together magazine by filling in your details here.