Dementie en verstandelijke beperking

Questionnaires and Scorecards

Nobody with Dementie en verstandelijke beperking is the same! It is important to understand how healthy you are and who you are! Our community provides questionnaires and scorecards that help you to discover how Dementie en verstandelijke beperking has impacted your life, how you develop1
When you discover which aspects of Dementie en verstandelijke beperking impact your life, we will provide links to fitting information to allow you to develop your personal health system. This saves you from digesting information you do not need directly, keeping your head free, to allow you to enjoy life and give you just that little bit of extra support.

Because if there is something typical for families with a care-intensive2 person having Dementie en verstandelijke beperking, is that you will see similarities with others having Dementie en verstandelijke beperking, but that you will also see where you are special. Finding your friend that really matches your lifestyle, has dealt with the same challenges can be improved by finding these people with Dementie en verstandelijke beperking that have approximately provided the same answers to our questionnaires and have similar scorecards.

People with intellectual disabilities are more likely to develop dementia.

Dementia often manifests itself at a much younger age than average. 

Because people with intellectual disabilities are also getting older, dementia will occur more often in people with intellectual disabilities. 

Diagnostics and dementia care require specific expertise from this target group. Experiences and knowledge of family members and relatives are of great importance.

More detailed sections on Dementie en verstandelijke beperking

We organize our data about Dementie en verstandelijke beperking in topics. You can browse our topics below. Below each topic you might find more detailed topics with data that might be of interest to you.

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    • Your answers and information is yours and yours only.
    • we create a privat space for you only!
    • Your data can only be shared by yourself, not even by us! 
    • your information; you can use it whenever you need it! Often people with Dementie en verstandelijke beperking are asked to fill in same like questionnaires again, no more, reuse the information you already have in your privat space.
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    • care-intensive: people are special, they are not Dementie en verstandelijke beperking but a unique person
    • care-intensive:A care-intensive person is somebody with a physical, mental or behavioural disability (or a combination thereof) and being seldom seen as Dementie en verstandelijke beperking there is a lot of unknown's,
    • care-intensive: Because of the rare aspect of Dementie en verstandelijke beperking family members are often, (forced to be), the advocate that needs to ask these questions for the better of their family member (or themselves!),
    • care-intensive: a word that we came up with, with which we focus on the experience of the care with Dementie en verstandelijke beperking rather than the diagnostics.

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