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James is aged 76, and has been diagnosed with dementia.

Whilst in hospital, he was referred to Cloverleaf, and Sam, an advocate, went out to visit him. James told Sam that he wanted to separate from his wife, Linda, and live independently from her. He also told Sam that Linda was taking...

 

Dean goes to a Cloverleaf self-advocacy group.

He knew the time was coming around again, where he had to renew his bus pass. Dean told his self-advocacy group he needed to make an appointment with the doctors, to get a letter of support for the bus pass application. Dean has to...