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Camden Memory Service

Memory Service for early onset of memory problems in the community.

Aims of the service:

  • to help people with dementia, their family and carers access accurate information about dementia.
  • to access the support and care services available as well as providing something to build on in face-to-face discussions with professionals that you may encounter.
  • Working with other local agencies and services such as GPs.


1st Floor Peckwater Centre , 6 Peckwater Street , London, NW5 2TX
Umbrella org:
Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust
020 3317 6584 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
Opening times:
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Who is it for:
Older people with memory problems, usally 65 plus; can see younger patients in certain circumstances
How to apply:
GP referral then initial home assessment

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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.