Vascular dementia – more resources
Find out more about resources that can help with a diagnosis of vascular dementia.
A charity which provides information and advice for older people in the UK. They can offer support to find services in your area.
British Heart Foundation
The UK’s leading heart charity and the biggest funder of heart research in the UK.
The UK’s leading diabetes charity. They care for, connect with and campaign on behalf of all people affected by and at risk of diabetes in local communities across the UK.
NHS Health Check
The Health Check is a mid-life check-up for those aged 40–74. At the check, a person’s blood pressure, cholesterol, and body mass index will be measured and results given, along with advice and support. This could reduce the risk of diabetes, heart or kidney disease, stroke and dementia.
The leading charity in the UK changing the world for people affected by stroke. For more about the Act FAST campaign to recognise the symptoms of a stroke visit www.stroke.org.uk/fast
More information and resources
Last reviewed: April 2018
Next review due: April 2021
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: Dr David J Llewellyn, University of Exeter Medical School
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