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Your story

Your stories and poems

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Your story is a place for you to share your experiences of living with dementia. Stories can be submitted by anyone who has been affected by dementia, including people with dementia, carers and relatives.

You can submit your story via our online form or email. Or if you would just like to read other people's submissions you can do so below. Older stories can be found in the Your story archive.

Latest stories and poems

Tu Sei Pazzo

It was hopeless, they were lost and nowhere to be found – not his pockets, not in his bedroom, not in the bathroom, not even in the basement or out on the porch. 

Read John's story

I Know You

At first we had a giggle, laughing in Dementia's face
When you couldn't find the right word or your things in an obscure place

Read Kerry's poem

Remember Me

We all missed my grandma, she looked like herself, but as soon as she spoke you knew.

Read Rose's story



Share your story

If you would like to share your experiences of dementia with our supporters, please complete this online form.


Your story archive

Read previous stories and poems that have been published on the Your story page.


Talking Point, our online forum


Your story

Personal stories of people affected by dementia. Submissions welcome..

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