Younger people with dementia

The symptoms of dementia may be similar regardless of a person's age, but younger people may have different needs and require some different support.

In general, younger people with dementia are more likely to:

The information in these pages is designed for younger people with dementia, their families and their carers. A good first point of reference is our factsheet What is young-onset dementia?, and there are more links to further information and resources below.

Hilary was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease - hear her story in this video (duration 4:07)

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