Public attitudes towards people with dementia
Value of Knowing
Majorities report support for involving people with Alzheimer's in family and social events
When asked about attitudes of people in their community, a majority in all countries (ranging from 73% in Spain to 89% in France) reported that people would prefer that people with Alzheimer's disease continue to attend weddings, social club events and other social events, rather than stop attending.
Last Updated: Wednesday 13 July 2011