Deaf with dementia
5 July 2012
Deaf people in the British Sign Language (BSL) community have had a long struggle to access dementia diagnosis and support, with serious implications for quality of life and treatment.
Now, for the first time, a cognitive test
for dementia has been developed for BSL users by researchers at the
world-renowned Deafness, Cognition and Language (DCAL) Research Centre,
based at University College London (UCL). Read more: UK Council on Deafness