This is Alison’s Story. The charity MacIntyre supports Alison. She has Down’s Syndrome and a diagnosis of dementia.
Her story is one of relationships and the emotional impact that dementia can have on friendship. Alison has a really close relationship with Rachel, her best friend who she also lives with.
In this case study you will hear:
- who Alison is
- how she received her diagnosis of dementia
- a reflection on Alison's diagnosis by her support manager.