Family / Friend with Dementia

You may have come to this section of the website because you live in Worcestershire and have a family member or friend who has or is about to receive a diagnosis of dementia. Younger people experience many forms of dementia including;

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Posterior Cortical Atrophy (a rare form of Alzheimer’s Disease)
  • Frontotemporal Dementia including;
    • Behavioural Variant Frontotemporal Dementia
    • Primary Progressive Aphasia’s including;
      • Progressive Non-Fluent Aphasia
      • Semantic Dementia
  • Vascular Dementia
  • Other rare forms including Cortico-basal degeneration (CBD) or Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)

We hope that this website will support you to get the information and advice you need. We aim to provide you with;

  • Local information, such as who to go to for support and advice about specific issues related to young onset dementia as well as links to other relevant information sites.
  • Brief information about living with dementia, as well as links to information on specific topics that is available on other websites.
  • Where links to other websites are provided, you will also find a brief summary of the webpage so that you can decide whether that information is relevant to you.

If you are not able to find the information you need on this website, please let us know by clicking here so that we can rectify this.

If you are visiting this page because you suspect that dementia might be the reason for the symptoms someone you know is experiencing, you might find it more helpful to visit this page of the website.