Dementia Connect support line
Find out what we think about decision making, advance care planning and the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
Advice and practical tips for carers on when is the right time for a person to be moved to a care home.
A local authority (also known as local council) has a duty to assess the care needs of a person with dementia. This page looks at how someone with dementia can get a care assessment including the process for application and what to expect.
Some people affected by dementia may be eligible for NHS-funded nursing care contribution.
Find out more about organisations that can help with information around the Mental Capacity Act and how this applies to people with dementia.