Easy Read factsheet: What is dementia?
This Easy Read factsheet is for people with learning disabilities. It is about what dementia is and how it affects people.
It covers the following questions:
- Who can get dementia?
- How does dementia affect people?
- How can someone tell if they have dementia?
- Is there a cure for dementia?
- Can dementia be prevented?
The factsheet uses simple sentences and photo illustrations in a clear, accessible layout, making the topic of dementia as easy to understand as possible.
The factsheet was developed in partnership with the British Institute of Learning Disabilities.
2014: 12 pages, A4
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