Confront dementia for Dementia Awareness Week
17 May 2016
Throughout Dementia Awareness Week, from 15 to 21 May, we will be supporting the Alzheimer’s Society by helping to raise awareness. Susan Hall, wills and probate lawyer at Myers & Co Solicitors in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, looks at some key facts about dementia which outline why it is vital for everyone to start planning for their future. Read her article on five reasons to make a lasting power of attorney.
Follow us on Twitter to keep up-to-date with what we are doing throughout Dementia Awareness Week. You can also use the hashtag #DAW2016 to get involved and show your support yourself. If you wish to learn more about dementia, or Dementia Awareness Week, visit the Alzheimer’s Society website.
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