Dementia Resource Collection

Recommended books & resources for anyone living with or affected by dementia and memory loss. These can be taken out on loan from Church Stretton Library.

Highly Recommended : Books recommended by local people as having been particularly helpful to them.

Books for children and young people: to increase understanding about dementia and how children can help if one of their relatives has dementia.

Picture to Share books: beautiful high quality pictures combined with short, large print texts to help stimulate memories and conversation with people in the mid to late stages of dementia.

Relish Jigsaws: with pictures to stimulate memories and spark conversation and a small number of pieces suitable for those with dexterity difficulties.

You can download the full catalog here

About Reading Well Books :  These have been approved by the NHS and Dementia Charities. The list has been developed by the Reading Agency in partnership with Libraries Connected. Visit for more information.