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Who is this service for?

The Dementia Advisor Service supports adults of all ages who live in Thornbury, Bradley Stoke/Patchway and Yate, with symptoms of mild to moderate dementia who have already received a diagnosis of dementia.  We also provide support to carers.

What we do

  • Help for you and your family to understand the diagnosis of dementia.
  • Emotional support for you and your carer to cope with the on-going challenges of living with dementia
  • Discussing and explaining ideas and tips to enable you to live well in your own home, including how to prevent falls and accidents
  • Informing you about local and national support services, including local memory cafes and activity groups
  • Support and advice for your family and carers who are caring for the person with dementia
  • Future planning for your health and wellbeing wishes
  • We work in partnership with your GP surgery and other health and social care professionals.
  • Refer on to health, voluntary and social care services based on assessment.

How do I access this service?

If you have a confirmed diagnosis of dementia, you can self-refer to this service or ask a GP or healthcare professional to refer you.

Referrals should be made via the Single Point of Access (SPA) – please call 0300 125 6789 or email us.

Service provided by Sirona

Location

This service is currently available in Yate, Bradley Stoke, Patchway and Thornbury areas.

Opening Hours

Monday- Friday 8am – 6pm

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