Learning disability and dementia: ensuring wellbeing and inclusive communities19 September 2017, Christine-Koulla Burke Millie Macdonald
Millie Macdonald and Christine Burke look at how we can enable people with a learning disability and dementia to live well.
Championing the rights of people living with dementia16 May 2017, Dr Antonis Kousoulis
A growing public focus on dementia is promising, but there are huge steps we need to take with regards human rights, says Antonis Kousoulis.
What is truth? An inquiry about truth and lying in dementia care13 December 2016
The report of the major Inquiry about Truth and Lying in Dementia Care. Is it wrong to lie to someone living with dementia?
Is it wrong to lie to a person with dementia?13 December 2016, Dr Antonis Kousoulis
Antonis Kousoulis breaks down the findings of a major inquiry into dementia and truth-telling.
Dementia is a condition associated with a decline in the brain’s cognitive ability. There are various types of dementia, with two of the most common being Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia.
The interface between dementia and mental health25 May 2016
In this paper we explore the often-neglected relationship between dementia, mental health and mental health problems.
My mum and I: an unbreakable bond
Adam cared for his mum when she was diagnosed with early onset dementia until her passing, aged 54. Here, he shares his moving story.
Is it nice outside? Mental Health Foundation collaborates on new study into dementia and the natural environment11 March 2016,
Working in collaboration with Natural England , Dementia Adventure , and Innovations in Dementia , the Mental Health Foundation has today welcomed the publication of a new study into dementia and the natural environment – Is it nice outside? Consulting people living with dementia and carers about...
Jenny's story: It's a question of when, not if, a mental health problem will affect you
How events on New Year's Eve 2009 changed Jenny and her family's lives forever.
Dementia and Truth-telling
We are supporting a major new inquiry into our understanding of some of the most challenging and distressing symptoms of dementia.