Supporting a person with washing and dressing - useful resources

Find out about other useful organisations that can support you with washing and dressing.

Alzheimer’s Society online shop

0300 124 0900 (8am–8pm Monday–Saturday, 9am–6pm Sunday)
[email protected]

Alzheimer’s Society’s online shop offers a wide range of products to help with everyday life for people with dementia and their carers.


024 7642 2224 (contact form)

AlzProducts is a shop that stocks specialist dementia aids and equipment.

Disabled Living Foundation

0300 999 0004 (helpline, 10am –5pm Monday–Friday)
[email protected]

The Disabled Living Foundation provides information about finding simple solutions, such as mobility aids. Their website includes a web tool offering advice on health, home and daily activities (

Healthcare Pro

0345 121 8111 (8.30am–5pm Monday–Friday)
[email protected] 
Healthcare Pro provides products and services designed to support independent living.

Royal College of Occupational Therapists

020 3141 4600
[email protected]

The Royal College of Occupational Therapists is the professional, educational and trade union body for occupational therapists. It provides details of independent occupational therapists in your local area.

Review details

Our information is based on evidence and need, and is regularly updated using quality-controlled processes. It is reviewed by experts in health and social care and people affected by dementia. 

Reviewed by: Stephen Wey, Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Health & Life Sciences, York St John University, and Tara Mulholland, Manager, Westminster Older Adult Community Mental Health Team, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

This information has also been reviewed by people affected by dementia. 

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