Important Contacts

Alzheimer Dementia Helpline (Alzheimer Scotland)

If you are worried and you would like to speak to someone contact the 24hr Dementia Helpline on 0808 808 3000.

Other Important contacts

If you do not see the contact you are looking for below please refer to our full contact listing here.

Avoiding Isolation

  • Join support groups
  • Keep up own interests
  • Arrange respite cover (Crossroads) to allow carer to get away for a few hours
  • Keep up with friends and family
  • Never refuse help
  • You need to build your own support network

Links to other Carer support agencies

Alzheimer National Online Forum (The Alzheimers Society)

Shared Care Scotland - Short Breaks (Respite) Support and Advice/Info

Publication on Living with Dementia

Living with Dementia Magazine

Other publications ...