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You are too young to have dementia.’  ‘If you are diagnosed with dementia your life is over.’  How many times do we hear those kinds of statements? 


Anna Eden, YDUK's Support Services Manager was interviewed last night (Wednesday 29 July) on BBC 1's South Today programme as part of a feature on young...


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Ask most people within the general population about learning disabilities and the majority will talk about children born with Down’s syndrome or autism. People with no experience of learning disabilities will often assume that the lives of these children will be limited, and that progression into mature adulthood won’t occur.