Dementia Directory

Admiral Nurses / Dementia UK

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

  • 0800 888 6678 Admiral Nursing Direct
  • Second Floor, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA

Alzheimer’s Society

The UK’s leading support and research charity providing information and support for people with dementia, their families and carers.

  • 020 7423 3500
  • Devon House, 58 St Katharine's Dock, London E1W 1LB

Alzheimer’s Research UK

The UK’s leading research charity in dementia pioneering work focusing on prevention, treatment and cure.

  • 0300 111 5555
  • 3 Riverside, Granta Park, Cambridge CB21 6AD
  • enquiries@alzheimersresearch.org

Age UK

Age UK is the largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life.

  • 0800 169 2081 Advice Line
  • Tavis House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9NA

Care England

Care England is the leading representative body for independent care services in England. Working on behalf of small, medium and large providers, Care England speaks with a single unified voice for both members and the whole care sector.

  • 020 7492 4840
  • 2nd Floor 40 Artillery Lane London E1 7LS
  • info@careengland.org.uk

Carers Trust

Carers Trust is a major charity for, with and about carers. They work to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring, unpaid, for a family member or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or addiction problems.

  • 0844 800 4361
  • 32-36 Loman Street, London SE1 0EH
  • info@carers.org

Carers UK

As the UK’s only national membership charity for carers, Carers UK is both a support network and a movement for change. For the past 50 years they have been driven by carers raising their voices together to call for change and seek recognition and support.

  • 020 7378 4999
  • 20 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4LX
  • info@carersuk.org

Care Quality Commission

CQC ensure health and social care services provide people with safe and high-quality care. They monitor, inspect and regulate services to ensure they meet standards of quality.

  • 03000 616161
  • Finsbury Tower, 103-105 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TG
  • enquiries@cqc.org.uk

Dementia Action Alliance

The Dementia Action Alliance is a movement with one simple aim: to bring about a society-wide response to dementia. It encourages and supports communities and organisations across England to take practical actions to enable people to live well with dementia and reduce the risk of costly crisis intervention.

Dementia Friends

Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative to change people’s perceptions of dementia. It aims to transform the way the nation thinks, acts and talks about the condition

  • 0300 222 5855

Join Dementia Research

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) in partnership with Alzheimer ScotlandAlzheimer’s Research UK and Alzheimer’s Society have developed ‘Join dementia research’, a new service which allows people to register their interest in participating in dementia research and be matched to suitable studies.

  • Helpline: Alzheimer's Research UK 0300 1115111
  • Helpline: Alzheimer's Scotland 0808 8083000
  • Helpline: Alzheimer's Society 0300 2221122

The Law Society

The Law Society exists to support, promote and represent all solicitors so they can help their clients. The Law Society does not provide legal advice for members of the public. For individual advice, use Find a Solicitor website to locate a law firm or solicitor in your area.

  • 020 7320 5650
  • The Law Society's Hall 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL

Memory & Alzheimer’s Cafés UK Directory

This independent directory has been developed to enable anyone to locate a Memory or Alzheimer’s Cafe in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland by region or county.

NHS Choices

The NHS Choices website has a whole range of information and advice about many conditions. The link below is to the ‘About Dementia’ page, offering advice and support.

Social Care Institute for Excellence

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) is a leading improvement support agency and independent charity, working with the care and support sector in the UK. It provides films, signposting and information to help those affected by dementia.

  • First floor, Kinnaird House, 1 Pall Mall East London SW1Y 5BP

Young Dementia UK

Dementia is considered ‘young onset’ when it affects people under 65 years of age.  It is also referred to as ‘early onset’ or ‘working age’ dementia. Young Dementia UK is a charity to help people whose lives are affected by young onset dementia.

  • 01993 776295
  • PO Box 315 Witney Oxfordshire OX28 1ZN
  • mail@youngdementiauk.org

Wales Dementia Helpline

Support, information and agency signposting for anyone caring for a family member or friend with dementia.

  • 0808 808 2235