Young kids

What is dementia?

Like other parts of the body, brains can sometimes get ill. Learn about what happens to the brain in dementia here.

Explore the brain

Your amazing brain is in charge of your whole body! Find out more about what is going on inside your head.

Grandad’s hat

Grandad can’t remember where he put his hat! Read or listen along as Luke and Lucy help him to find it.

Memory board

Do you have a memory you’d like to share? In this section you can see drawings, photos, pictures, videos and pieces of writing that other children have shared.

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Key Stage 1 children

What works for us

Everybody who knows someone with dementia will have a unique experience of how the condition affects that particular individual. Some young people have kindly shared the things that helped them.