Edinburgh: Dementia > Support for carers services
1-5 of 5 Support for carers services in Edinburgh.
National/regional serviceNATIONWIDE service. Brings to the client a 1-1 live-in support person to assist an elderly person struggling to live at home independently.
Highly acclaimed and supported by numerous positive testimonies (see websi...Contact: Live-in care support, 23 Ludlow Avenue, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3RW. Tel: 07543 550 660.
National/regional serviceInformation, Friendship and Advice
The Age Scotland helpline is the confidential freephone helpline for older people in Scotland, open 9-5 Monday to Friday.
The Age Scotland helpline provides inf...Contact: Age Scotland, Causewayside House, 160 Causewayside, Edinburgh, EH9 1PR. Tel: 0800 12 44 222.
National/regional serviceAdmiral Nurses are specialist dementia nurses who give expert practical and emotional care and support for family carers, as well as the person with dementia. They work in the community, in care homes, in hospices and in a va...Contact: Admiral Nurses. Tel: 0800 888 6678.
Mind for You
National/regional serviceAll of our activities are in small groups of up to 12 people, meaning that our dedicated, compassionate staff are able to provide more flexible, personalised support. MY Time is available during all of our activities and give...Contact: Mind for You, MediCity Nottingham, D6 Building West, Thane Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG90 6BH. Tel: 07788 292938.
National/regional serviceMindme Locate is a small GPS locating device which reports its location every 4 minutes. Carers can look up on Mindme's website the wearers location or can call Mindme's 24/7 Resonse Centre to get a locationContact: HO, PO Box 1231, Maulden, Bedfordshire, MK45 2YR. Tel: 0800 292 2901.