Moving into a care home: advice for lesbian, gay and bisexual people- other resources

Useful organisations and more information for LGBT+ carers and people with dementia.

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Useful organisations

Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW)

Government Buildings
Rhydycar
Merthyr Tydfil CF48 1UZ
T 0300 062 8800
[email protected] 
cssiw.org.uk

Encourages the improvement of social care, early years and social services in Wales by regulation, inspection and providing professional advice.

Care Quality Commission (CQC)

National Correspondence
Citygate 
Gallowgate 
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4WH
T 03000 616161
[email protected] 
cqc.org.uk

Regulates, inspects and reviews all adult social care services in the public, private and voluntary sectors in England.

Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority (RQIA)

9th Floor Riverside Tower
5 Lanyon Place
Belfast BT1 3BT
T 028 9051 7500 
[email protected] 
rqia.org.uk

Monitors and inspects the availability and quality of health and social care services in Northern Ireland.

Stonewall

Tower Building
York Road
London SE1 7NX
T 08000 50 20 20
[email protected] 
stonewall.org.uk

A charity that works to achieve equality and justice for lesbians, gay men and bisexual people of any age.

More information and resources

Care professionals may find our section on Supporting lesbian, gay and bisexual people with dementia helpful.

Last reviewed: February 2012
Next review due: February 2015

Reviewed by: James Taylor, Health Officer, Stonewall and Stacey Halls, LGBT Campaigns and Policy Officer, Opening Doors London

This information has also been reviewed by people affected by dementia. A list of sources is available on request from [email protected]

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