Memory loss and dementia - more resources
Links to useful organisations and resources for coping with memory loss.
Memory loss and dementia
MedicAlert provide services and jewellery to help ensure someone’s wishes are followed, should they be unable to communicate themselves in an emergency situation.
Alzheimer's Society shop
The memory handbook
Alzheimer’s Society’s booklet The memory handbook contains practical ideas for people living with memory problems. Copies are free. You can order online by clicking the button below, or over the phone at 0300 303 5933.
Last reviewed: July 2016
Next review due: July 2019
Our information is based on evidence and need, and is regularly updated using quality-controlled processes. It is reviewed by experts in health and social care and people affected by dementia.
Reviewed by: Caroline Hampson, Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist, Memory Assessment Services, Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust; Dr Gwyn Grout GBG Consultancy Ltd Independent Consultant Nurse and Dr Greta Rait, General Practitioner and Reader in Primary Care, UCL
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