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Alzheimer's Society

At Alzheimer's Society, we believe passionately that life doesn't end when dementia begins. We are here for anyone affected by dementia, and we do everything we can to keep people with dementia connected to their lives and the people who matter most.

Help, support, advice and information for anyone affected by dementia.

Address:
Devon House , 58 St Katherine's Way , London, E1W 1JX
Area serviced:
Nationwide
Telephone:
020 7423 3500 (general0, 0300 222 11 22 (helpline)
Opening times:
Helpline - 9am - 8pm Mon - Wed, 9am - 5pm Thurs / Fri, 10am - 4pm Sat / Sun
Who is it for:
Anyone needing support with dementia
Sector:
Voluntary

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Someone who looks after another, either as a job or often through family responsibilities
For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.