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Useful Contact Information

Advisory/Advocacy/Support

Action Disability Kensington and Chelsea
Advice on access, disability, independent living
Advice line: 020 8960 8888
Opening times: Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5pm

Admiral Nurses (Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea)
Provide information, practical advice and emotional support for people who care for a relative or friend who has dementia
Advice line: 020 3317 3667
Email: cnw-tr.anscnwlreferral@nhs.net

Alzheimer’s Society
Advice for people affected by dementia
Advice line: 0300 222 1122
Opening times: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

Age UK – Kensington and Chelsea
Advice on dementia care, funding care provisions and entitlements to benefits
Advice line: 020 8969 9105
Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Dementia UK
Provides specialist dementia advice and support for families through its Admiral Nurse service
Advice line: 0800 888 6678
Opening times: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Westminster Advice Services Project
Provides advice on a range of issues
Advice line: 0300 330 1191
Opening times: Monday – Friday, 9am -5pm

Young Dementia UK
Provide support, information and guidance for those who are effected on young onset dementia
Email: web@youngdementiauk.org
Opening times: Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm

Caring responsibilities

Carers Network
Advice and support on: carer’s assessment, benefits, legal rights and wellbeing
Advice line: 0208 960 3033
Opening times: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Carers UK
Provides advice and support to anyone looking after an older, ill or disabled family member or friend.
Advice line: 0808 808 7777
Opening times: Monday to Friday 10am - 4pm

Mental Health Carers Association
Advice and support on all aspects of mental health and related conditions
Advice line: 020 8960 3873
Email: kcmhca@gmail.com
Opening times: Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm

Midaye
The BME Carers and Families Forum provides services and activities to support carers and their families
Advice line: 020 9869 7456
Opening times: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

Dementia Advisors

Westminster Dementia Adviser
Dementia and Memory Resource Centre 
42 Westbourne Park Road, 
London
W2 5PH
Contact: Terezie Wickenden
Tel: 0203 905 6981
Email: terezie.wickenden@londoncare.co.uk

Kensington and Chelsea Dementia Adviser
Age UK Kensington and Chelsea
Unit 24 Acklam Workshops
10 Acklam Road
London W10 5QZ
Contact: Mandy Andrews
Tel: 020 3181 0002
Email Mandrews@aukc.org.uk

Products

Unforgettable
Sell products that can assist with symptoms of dementia and Alzheimers such as sleeping/calming, telephone/mobiles, trackers/object locators, mobility, health & wellbeing, music/TV, eating/drinking, clocks, activities etc.
Tel: 020 3322 9070
Email: happytohelp@unforgettable.org

Psychological/Talking Therapies

Counselling Directory
Is a comprehensive database of UK Counsellors and Psychological/Talking Therapists, detailing their training, expertise and fees.
Tel: 0333 325 2500