Your stories and poems
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.
Latest stories and poems
Forget me not
Forget me not for I'm still here
Though it seems I'm far away,
Forgot me not for I'm still with you
Each and every day.
Mum, me and dementia
So much time to think,
And so much time to dwell.
On you my dearest Mother,
Whom I loved so true and well.
Ten things I learned when Dad got Alzheimer's...and how Terry Pratchett changed my life
After reading Soul Music, I was hooked and it was a family affair. My Dad, my brother and I were all massive fans and read all of the Discworld novels religiously. Some Dads would get socks for Christmas, but my Dad always got the latest Discworld.
Run for Alzheimer's Society
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