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Dementia Awareness

We thought this video may encourage those patients with the early signs of dementia to come forward and speak to their GP.

These 3 ladies show that patients with the early onset of dementia quite rightly remain positive about their diagnosis;

If you are worried that you, or someone you know, may be suffering from the early signs of dementia, please don't put it off. Book an appointment to see your GP.

 

The Fylde Coast Dementia Hub – here to help!

It is a fact that dementia is set to become ever more of a challenge for societies. Many people who are diagnosed with a dementia, or who are dealing with the diagnosis of a loved one, can feel as though they are alone. 

Post-diagnostic support is very important but sadly lacking in many cases. The Fylde Coast Dementia Hub aims to fill this gap, providing practical information and support for living with, or caring for, someone with dementia. With clear and sensible information about recognising symptoms, research, getting help, managing financially, staying at home, treatment, being a carer and staying positive, this event will help those with dementia and their families to make sure that they can stay well and happy as long as possible.

A series of drop in sessions are being held on

  • 24 August and 16 November at Clifton Hospital, Lytham Saint Annes FY8 1PB, 1pm – 3pm

  • 21 July, 15 September, 20 October and 15 December at Trinity Hospice, Low Moor Road, Bispham, FY2 0BG, 2pm – 4pm

For more information and updates visit the website



 
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