There is a range of support organisations that offer practical and emotional support for people with dementia and those helping to care for them.
The Admiral Nurse Dementia Helpline is provided by Dementia UK. The Helpline is run by dementia nurses who can give practical and medical advice, support and care tips.
Call 0800 888 6678 or email [email protected]
The Stroke Association provides information and support for those who have experienced a stroke. Call 0303 3033 100 or visit their website www.stroke.org.uk
Alzheimer’s Society provides dementia care information, emotional support, and local support groups.
Call 0300 150 3456 or email [email protected]
Alzheimer Scotland offers support services, information and advice to people in Scotland.
Call 0808 808 3000 or email [email protected]
For more details of other helpful dementia organisations, visit our page Support for people affected by dementia: organisations that can help.
You can also speak to your doctor or practice nurse for advice and signposting to local services.
Support for people affected by dementia
This booklet is for people affected by dementia, including family, friends and carers. It lists organisations offering help, advice, information and support.
Order health information
Alzheimer’s Research UK has a wide range of information about dementia. Order booklets or download them from our online form.
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