I have Dementia

Find out about practical steps you can take to manage your condition and plan for the future.

First steps after diagnosis

This sections gives information and tips for living well after a diagnosis with dementia.

Treatment for dementia

There is a range of drug treatments that can help some people manage some of the symptoms.

Day to Day Living

This section provides practical tips & advice on keeping active, driving & dementia, connecting with others and assistive technology.

Planning for the Future

Information on legal and financial affairs, health and care needs and plans for the future

Young Onset Dementia

This section explains what early-onset dementia is, employment rights and talking to children.

Talking to children and young adults

This page discusses how to explain a diagnosis of dementia to children and young people.

Useful

Publications

We have a range of publications for people with dementia and their families, call our Helpline to have your copy sent to you, free of charge. Call 1800 341 341 or email helpline@alzheimer.ie.

  • Living with Dementia: an introduction for family carers.
  • Practical steps to promote your independence
  • Eating well with dementia
  • Practical tips for living well with dementia
  • Practical Tips for Coping with Memory Loss
  • View all publications
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