Dementia and learning disabilities: bridging the gap


Posted on May 22nd, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

People with learning disabilities can be at particular risk of developing dementia, but special challenges can arise in trying to support them. Emma Killick describes a project to create a range of resources to improve practice

Vol 25 No 3 May/June 2017 Page 20





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