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Dementia Care Advisor West Berkshire

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The Dementia Care Advisor will support anyone affected by any type of dementia and offer signposting on such topics as:

  • Benefits, welfare, Department for Work and Pensions: including Attendance Allowance to support care costs (everyone is entitled to apply for this and it is not means tested);
  • Council Tax reduction following a diagnosis of dementia;
  • Legal matters: including the importance of reviewing Power of Attorney and Wills;
  • Activities: including day centres, befriending and things to enjoy at home;
  • Relationship changes;
  • Communication questions;
  • Social care: how to access care, day centres, home care, respite, placement.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Kelly Dodd
Contact Position
Dementia Care Advisor
Telephone
0118 959 6482
National Helpline for Dementia information and support 0300 222 11 22 Open 9am-8pm Mon-Wed; 9am-5pm Thu-Fri; 10am-4pm Sat-Sun
E-mail
berkshire@alzheimers.org.uk
Website
Alzheimer's Society - Services in West Berkshire

Where to go

Name
Alzheimer's Society
Address
118-128 London Street
Reading
Berkshire
Postcode
RG1 4SJ

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Mon-Fri office hours