Understanding and supporting a person with dementia
How the GP can support a person with dementia
GPs and GP practice staff (including practice nurses) have an important role in supporting people with dementia and their carers.
Supporting a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans person with dementia
Advice and practical tips for supporting a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans (LGBT) person living with dementia.
Replacement care (respite care) in England
These pages look at what replacement care is, the different types that are available, and how to pay for it. It also offers tips to help carers and people with dementia to get the most out of replacement care.
Respite care in Northern Ireland
Learn about respite care, a short-term care used as a temporary alternative to a person’s usual care arrangements.
Respite care in Wales
Going into hospital
Hospitals can be disorientating and frightening for someone with dementia, but there is a lot that can be done to make their stay easier to manage.
Finding a care home
This guide explains the different types of care home for people living with dementia. It also advises how to find and choose the right one.
Care homes: When is the right time and who decides?
Advice and practical tips for carers on when is the right time for a person to be moved to a care home.
Carers: looking after yourself
End of life care
This page explains what happens when someone in the later stages of dementia is nearing the end of life, and when they die.
Grief, loss and bereavement
When you are close to a person with dementia you may go through feelings of grief and loss. Here we take a look at these feelings in more detail.