People fear the stigma associated with dementia

Creating dementia-friendly communities is really important to reduce the stigma felt by people with dementia. Focusing on what people CAN do, as opposed to what they can't do is one way to support people with dementia.  More information about the stigma felt by people with dementia is on the Your Life Choices  website link below:

https://www.yourlifechoices.com.au/news/14713/20150904/dementia-stigma-cause-for-concern