Down Syndrome and Dementia

Down Syndrome Australia and Dementia Australia have produced a new publication: Down Syndrome and Dementia - a Guide for Families, authored by Dr Jennifer Torr of Monash University.

The resource has been developed to inform and empower people supporting a person with Down syndrome to:
• Understand the links between lifestyle, health and dementia
• Promote healthy active living
• Support a person with Down syndrome and dementia 
• Advocate for appropriate services and informed care.

You can find the full guide on our resources page, or you can download it free from this link.

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