Dementia diaries

this picture shows the comic book Dementia diaries by Matthew Synman


A new book, the Dementia diaries is available for children and is designed to dispel the myths and fears they have surrounding the condition.

The “Dementia diaries” is a comic novel from the Social Innovation Lab for Kent , SILK. “Dementia diaries” has been said to to be funny, emotional and charming and was written by the film maker Matthew Synman. “Dementia diaries” follows four children as they learn about dementia through the effects of on their own grandparents. It has been distributed to Kent and Surrey schools and libraries and is available to buy from Amazon for only £5.99 plus P&P.

Below is the video detailing the making of the Dementia diaries.


Award-winning blogger and care columnist for Devon Life magazine, Caron also campaigns for recognition of the needs elderly people and their carers. Designer and creator of the award-winning Dementia Assistance Cards which are free to all, and helping thousands of people globally Caron is passionate and committed to making a difference

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