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James and his siblings looked after their Mum for 7 years and we never forget the quiet army of carers and professionals that are dedicated right now to supporting all those living with dementia.
Read about journalist Kate Corr's experiences of caring for her mum with dementia, and the lessons she learnt and tips she picked up along the way.
Lead nurse and carer Daphne Simpson has extensive experience in caring for people with dementia. She is a member of the Unforgettable expert panel and shares her advice here.
If you're a family member or carer, we'd love to hear from you