Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Living with dementia

 

Ken Clasper talking about his dementia on ITV Tyne Tees and Border Credit: ITV Tyne Tees
By 2030 there will be more than 50 thousand people in our region living with dementia.
It's a figure that's going up rapidly but, as we enter National Dementia Week, there's a still a startling lack of awareness about the disease.
Ken Clasper, who has been living with dementia for many years. You can read his blog here.
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