The death of someone close is often a shock, even if you are expecting it, and it is hard to prepare yourself for how you may feel. For most of us, the death of someone close to us will be the biggest loss we face.
For a person with a diagnosis of dementia, there may come a time when they are unable to make decisions about their care and their finances.
Everyone has their own unique life story. Our life experiences shape us as individuals, and knowing these helps others to understand who we are as a person.