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Support group for children of pre-senile dementia patients

Support group for children of pre-senile dementia patients

Support group for children of pre-senile dementia patients The Department of Social Welfare and Family Affairs has awarded the Fundació ACE with a grant that will enable children of patients with presenile dementia to attend a support group. Fundació ACE had already pioneered the first support groups

“He is 48 years old and has Alzheimer’s Disease. Now what? “- Support Groups

“He is 48 years old and has Alzheimer’s Disease. Now what? “- Support Groups

Dementia affects 9.4% of the population from 70 years. Alzheimer’s disease is the most diagnosed dementia: from 50-80% of people diagnosed with dementia have Alzheimer’s dementia (Department of Health and Social Security, 2010). Approximately 8-10% of the population diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease presents what is known as