Dementia Friend Sarah shows us that the most simple of actions can make a big difference:
What actions have you taken to help someone affected by dementia?
'I took my parents for dinner yesterday. Dad has late onset Alzheimer’s & always enjoys going for dinner and a pint. I see them both most days as i try to support them both as Dad’s condition deteriorates.'
How has being a Dementia Friend helped you?
'Sometimes it’s hard to see Dad as Dad anymore - he’s changed so much, but Dementia Friends have given me tips - small acts of kindness that help me and in turn help Dad.'