The term 'dementia' is used to describe the symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by specific diseases and conditions. There are more than 100 different types of dementia. These include Alzheimer's disease and sometimes as a result of a stroke.
We have a countywide service, for all the contact numbers, visit our Dementia Support page.
Last updated: 30 June 2014
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.
This website follows the Dementia Challenge. The dementia challenge is an ambitious programme of work designed to make a real difference to the lives of people with dementia and their families and carers, building on progress made through the National Dementia Strategy.
Mental Health A-Z offering information on problems, issues and treatment options.
Mind helps people take control of their mental health. They do this by providing high-quality information and advice, and campaigning to promote and protect good mental health for everyone.
Useful information on Dementia including symptoms, living with dementia and support.