Assistive technology

8. Other useful organisations

AT Dementia

Trent Dementia Services Development Centre
Institute of Mental Health
University of Nottingham Innovation Park
Jubilee Campus, Triumph Road
Nottingham NG7 2TU

0115 748 4220

An online information resource on assistive technologies (including telecare) for people with dementia. Includes a self-help guide offering advice about assistive technologies - see

Disabled Living Foundation

Ground Floor, Landmark House
Hammersmith Bridge Road
London W6 9EJ

0300 999 0004 (helpline 10am–4pm weekdays)

Charity that provides information about finding simple solutions, such as mobility aids. Offers a loan library of simple electronic aids that people in England can borrow for two weeks to see if they work. (See

6–8 Bonhill Street

0203 322 9070

Specialist retailer of dementia and memory loss products, living aids and activities.