We have some helpful resources you can use whether you're a carer needing advice or you're a professional working with someone with learning disabilities and dementia.
Even though more people over 65 have dementia, it's not an older persons disease – young people can get it too. It's also not just about losing your memory. Different types of dementia affect the brain at different rates and in different ways. As dementia comes in so many forms and is usually difficult to diagnose, we have some useful resources you can use.