This e-book supports people to have conversations around dementia with people with I/DD. This resource includes photographs and examples of how Jenny, an adult with I/DD, goes through her week and how dementia impacts her week.
This guide helps supporters think of ways that they can help adults with I/DD and dementia deal with common challenges that they may face because of dementia, including eating, using the bathroom, walking, and going to bed.
This document answers commonly asked questions about dementia, how it impacts people with I/DD, and the diagnosis and treatment of dementia.
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support, and research.
Protection and advocacy organizations, located in each state and territory, help people with disabilities ensure their basic rights, fight abuse, and advocate for equal access and accountability in health care, education, and employment.