Sirona

Dementia Advisors

Providing support and advice to understand dementia and to promote an individual’s quality of life in their home and community

Dementia Advisors
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 ongoing 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.
How do I access this service?

You can be referred by your GP, or you can contact us direct on.