Dementia is a chronic or persistent disorder of the mental processes marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning.
Support for people with dementia and their carers
People with dementia are significant users of formal care services as well as often having their own carers.
Dementia Specific Activities
From Art Groups to Memory Cafes, Singing and Exercise groups - activities specifically for people with dementia offer a friendly, relaxed and welcoming environment.
Library Shared Reading Groups
Information on Library Shared Reading Groups and reading for wellbeing in Wiltshire
Learning about Dementia
There are lots of different resources available within Wiltshire to help people learn more about dementia.
What is Dementia? Who does it affect? Symptoms and Legal considerations
This section contains information on dementia including its likely symptoms and where to look for more help.
Dementia - Further Help and Next Stages
Information on further dementia-related topics including advocacy, direct payments and residential care.