For most people recognising the face of a friend or someone you’ve just been talking to is so automatic that it’s hard to understand or even believe that for some people this can be exceedingly difficult or simply impossible.
The Prosopagnosia Alert Card can tell people about the existence of this neurological condition. The pages below are written to help others understand the impact of living with prosopagnosia and the ways in which people’s understanding and support can make a real difference.
Family & Friends
The most valuable support can often come from friends and family members ……. more
Managers and colleagues who understand the impact of face blindness can make a hug difference…… more
Police & Criminal Justice System
Understanding why different people react or behave in different ways can be key to assessing a situation…… more
Meeting the needs of a patient depends upon understanding the world in which they live …… more