Young onset dementia events

If you would like to be added to our mailing list so we can keep you informed of national young onset events organised by YoungDementia UK and others, please email us with your contact details.

Upcoming young onset related events include   

Posterior Cortical Atrophy (PCA) support group meeting for people living with PCA and their carers on Thursday 28 February, 2.00pm - 4.00pm, at Younger People with Dementia Berkshire, Wokingham, Berkshire. For full details click here

The Frontotemporal Dementia Annual Seminar is an all-day event where people living with frontemporal dementia, their family members and professionals can come together to share their experiences.  Taking place in London on 22 March 2019, 9.00am-4.00pm, there will be talks from experts in the field.  Find out more here. 

Buckinghamshire Mind has relaunched Care in Mind, a service to help those diagnosed with young onset dementia and their family members.  Care in Mind is a six week course, that is available free of charge across Buckinghamshire, funded by HEETV.  The course will create a safe space for people with young onset to meet others with the diagnosis and share experiences, enhance their self-esteem, increase social contact and build a sense of purpose back in their lives. Contact Lizzie Dick on 07944 309414 or lizzie.dick@bucksmind.org.uk

FREE three day Dementia carers support courses for young onset dementia family members / carers are being run by Dementia Carers Count in Swindon in March and Edgbaston in June.  Find out more on their website here or an article about the courses here.

Dementia Pathfinders run a two day course, Approaching an Unthinkable Future: Understanding the support needs of people living with young onset dementia.  For full details, visit their website.  Courses will be taking place in Birmingham, Cardiff, London and Wolverhampton throughout the year. 

If you would like us to share information about any young onset related event, please email us. 

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