Welcome to the website for ‘Dementia and the Family’

Dementia and the family coverThis is the website to accompany the book, Dementia and the family.

The aim of the book, and the website, is to help families live well with dementia.




On this site, you will find:

Information about buying the book, if you haven’t done so already

Follow-up activities to the 160+ intergenerational activities found in the book, as well as links to themed, useful resources and further reading

Family activity sheets for you to download and do, helping to give you the confidence and self-belief in the difference you can make to your loved one

A section for you to share your own ideas for beneficial, dementia-friendly activities, and an ‘activity design’ framework to help you do so

The latest news and family-focused information on dementia for you and your family, as well as links to further, indispensable sources of support


To find out more about the book, watch this short video about Dementia and the family, featuring the book’s author, Rachel Johnstone.