What does it do?Services offered
Carers Support Group - Lancaster and Morecambe
Carers support group meets bi-monthly on Thursdays at 1.30pm. Please contact the office for further information
CRiSP COURSE - Lancaster and Morecambe
A 5 week training course, delivered by sociwty employees to help carers of people newly diagnosed with dementia to understand and cope with the effects of dementia
Dementia Adviser, Lancaster & Morecambe
The dementia adviser provides information and advice to people diagnosed with dementia. At every stage of the journey from diagnosis they with be there to give you the information you need. They will also tell you about the services in your area which can support you and your family.
Dementia Cafe - Lancaster and Morecambe
These are monthly meetings to encourage peer support amongst people with dementia and their carers/relatives
Dementia Resource Service - Morecambe
Providing the first point of contact for people with dementia, carers, professionals and general public. by providing a mix of telephone answering service, information packs, leaflets and other publications, visits and appointments. Also provision of carer support groups, one to one emotional support, education and training.
Dementia Support - Lancaster and Morecambe
Dementia Support includes outreach, family support, information and advice. The dementia support worker will advise and talk to carers by telephone or home visits and signpost them to the correct areas to receive the help they need.
Dementia Support at Home - Lancaster and Morecambe
Trained Home Support Workers giving one to one specialised support to people with severe and enduring levels of dementia. Providing respite for their carers if relevant.
Who it is for: People living with Alzheimer's.
Where it is available:Local service covering: Lancaster (Lancashire).
How to access or apply for it:
For further information call 01524 550415
Additional information:The latest quality rating of this service by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) shows: 3 Stars - Excellent
View the report here.
Care, Independent living, Relief care, Support for carers, Health & wellbeing, Socialising, Personal care at home (registered), Dementia, Dementia care, Support for carers, Day centres, Dementia cafes, Support
Info last updated:19/02/2013.
|About the service provider:|
Services in Lancaster and Morecambe: Ridge Lea,, Quernmore Road, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 3JT. (view on map)
Telephone: 01524 550415
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|Parent organisation:||Alzheimer's Society|
|Who are they?||Alzheimer's Society is a membership organisation, which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.||