Dementia Matters in Powys

Are you living with dementia?

Information and Support

"A diagnosis of dementia is not given just to one person, it is given to a spouse, a partner, a child, the extended family and friends. It is important to remember that every time a diagnosis is made it is life-changing" – Professor Alistair Burns

Living in a rural area such as Powys can be challenging for anyone looking for support and accessing available services on their doorstep. We hope that some of the information below will help you to find both support and local initiatives that make life easier for you.

Seeking advice and early diagnosis has been proven to help ensure a better quality of life not only for the person coming to terms with what is happening to them but also for those around them – the benefits of early diagnosis and intervention.