SUPPORT INFORMATION FOR CARERS OF
PATIENTS WITH DEMENTIA
1.National Dementia Helpline
Experienced Admiral Nurses can give the carer specialist advice about dementia and counselling when things are difficult.
Contact Tel: 0800 888 6678 or firstname.lastname@example.org for advice.
Monday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am – 5:00pm, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday 9:00am – 5:00pm
2.Carer’s Centre – Salford
Contact Tel: 0161 833 0217
Open Monday-Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm
Carers to call directly, they will offer advice and support.
3.Carer’s Assessment – Salford
With the carers verbal consent, GP’s can refer the carer for a carer’s assessment to be undertaken by a social worker. This can open the door for extra help and support.
GP to telephone direct dial 0161 909 6517 to Social Care to make the referral.
Salford Local Office
Part Ground Floor Dunham House
85-89 Cross Street
Telephone 0161 962 4769