Do you need a bit more help?
Whether you are looking for information or help for yourself, a family member or friend, there is lots of advice available to you.
Living independently at home and in your community, and getting the right care and support when you need it.
A carer is someone of any age who provides unpaid support to family or friends who could not manage without this help.
If you are finding it difficult to manage with your personal care needs, home care services many be able to help you cope with daily living.
Community alarms (lifelines) provide an emergency telephone link for older and disabled people.
Social Services and other support groups can provide information and practical assistance which can help someone living with dementia do so with both choice and independence.
We have provided a list of local and national organisations which could offer you further advice and support.