Need more information and support?
Here is a list of local organisations who can offer you a range of different services including advice & information, support and acvities to help you with all things dementia related.
Local contact details
|Age UK||Telephone befriending service, sitting service, help with cleaning and gardening and benefits advice|| www.ageuk.org.uk/bedfordshire/
Tel 01234 360510
|Alzheimer's Society||Cognitive Stimulation, music and activity groups for carers and people who have a diagnosis of dementia|| https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/
Tel 01234 327380.
|Bedford Borough Council||Advice on help with personal care and respite care and carers assessments||http://www.bedford.gov.uk/council_and_democracy/council_departments.aspx|
|Carers in Bedfordshire||Support for carers of family members and friends throughout Bedfordshire||
Tel 0300 111 1919
|Community Alarm & Support Service (CASS)||Assistive technology such as falls detector, flood detector and smoke alarms||01525 862461|
|Central Bedfordshire Council||Advice on help with personal care and respite care and carers assessments||0300 300 8036|
|Community Works 4 U||Run the Dementia friendly film club in Dunstable||
|Disability Resource Centre||Information on aids and adaptations and benefits||01582 470900|
|Flitwick Town Council||Run the Forget Me Not group, to support carers and people with memory problems or Dementia||Forget Me Not Group
Tel 01525 631900
|Memory Assessment Service||The Memory Assessment Service aims to meet the needs of people who are concerned that they may have a memory problem.||
Florence Ball House,
|Older People's Community Mental Health Team||Multi disciplinary team based at The Lawns providing a service for those with complex health problems||01767 224181|
|One Call||Help with aids and adaptations||0345 6024064|
|Tibbs Dementia||Living better with Dementia||http://www.tibbsdementia.co.uk/|