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Alzheimers Society - Talking Point

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Talking Point is an online support community, for anyone affected by dementia. It's a place to ask for advice, share information, join in discussions and - most of all - feel supported.

The peer support community is managed by Alzheimer's Society and supported by our dedicated teams of volunteer hosts and moderators.

Talking Point  is not manned by professional advisers, and cannot provide medical or legal advice. Help is provided through shared experience and peer support.

For help to use Talking Point, please click here.

Umbrella org:
Alzheimer's Society
Opening times:
24 hours

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For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.