Useful Contacts

Support services in and outside the region Emergencies

  • Police - dial 999
  • Fire Brigade - (01387) 252222 or dial 999
  • Ambulance - (01387) 267144 or dial 999
  • Coastguard - (01557) 331133 or dial 999
  • Environmental Protection - (0800) 80 70 60

Local Authorities

Health Services

General Information

Information, support and Advice

Legal and Money Matters

Information leaflets available from Alzheimer's including Power of Attorney (01387) 261303

Aids and Equipment Suppliers

An excellent comparison site created by Occupational Therapists if you are looking for information regarding aids and equipment that could assist you in caring for your loved one or friend.

OT Direct

Procurator Fiscal Information

  • Dumfries - (01387) 274588
  • Stranraer - (01387) 274594

Sheriff Clerk

  • Dumfries - (01387) 262334