DEMENTIA AWARENESS WEEK: Help and support available in Buxton

Memory Cafe, Grace remembers her time in India
Memory Cafe, Grace remembers her time in India

There is still a fear and stigma attached to dementia but a national week of awareness hopes to break down some of those barriers.

In the UK, there are about 800,000 people with dementia; it is estimated that around 400,000 people have dementia but do not know it.