Dementia steals lives too soon…

Couple at wedding
The most common dementia under 60 is FTD.

Also known as frontotemporal dementia, frontotemporal degeneration and Pick’s disease, FTD brings devastating, progressive changes to behavior, personality, language, and/or movement. Today, there are no disease-modifying treatments. There is no cure. But research is advancing, and we can connect you with resources and support. AFTD is the nation’s leader in addressing FTD, and we’re here to help.

Resources

Have questions? Contact AFTD’s HelpLine at 1-866-507-7222 or email [email protected].

Watch CBS’s 60 Minutes: “The Cruelest Disease You’ve Never Heard Of: Frontotemporal Dementia”

https://www.cbsnews.com/video/frontotemporal-dementia-devastating-prevalent-and-little-understood-60-minutes-2019-09-15/

What is Primary Progressive Aphasia?

https://www.theaftd.org/what-is-ftd/primary-progressive-aphasia/

BvFTD: Know the Signs… Know the Symptoms:

https://www.theaftd.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/FTD-Signs-and-Symptoms-bvFTD.pdf

Share Hope: Read and Share FTD Stories

https://www.theaftd.org/world-ftd-awareness-2019-2020/

FTD: The Most Common Dementia Under 60: Discovery PSA

 

Sign up for our mailing list

Learn more about FTD and about our organization, AFTD.

Ad Campaign - NYT Ad 2019

Quick Links

Find Help
Learn More
Support for Care Partners
Support for People with FTD
Donate to Advance AFTD’s Mission