Vascular dementia

Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Research

Resource type

Front of leafletVascular dementia is a common type of dementia that can be linked to stroke.

This leaflet explains what vascular dementia is, the possible causes, and what you can do if you are diagnosed with it. It’s aimed at people who have had a stroke or who think they may have vascular dementia, but there is information for family and friends as well.

Accessible formats

  • Clear print: you can download a PDF at the end of this page.
  • Large print: you can download a large print version at the end of this page.
  • Braille: email to request a braille copy 

Document date

Publication date
April 2015
Next review due
April 2018