The later stages of dementia

14. Other useful organisations

Age UK

England

Tavis House
1–6 Tavistock Square
London WC1H 9NA

0800 169 80 80 (general enquiries)
0800 169 2081 (advice line)

contact@ageuk.org.uk
www.ageuk.org.uk

Wales

Age UK Cymru
Tỳ John Pathy
13/14 Neptune Court
Vanguard Way
Cardiff CF24 5PJ

029 2043 1555 (general enquiries)
0800 022 3444 (advice line)
enquiries@agecymru.org.uk

Northern Ireland

Age NI
3 Lower Crescent
Belfast
Northern Ireland BT7 1NR

028 9024 5729 (general enquiries)
0808 808 7575 (advice line)

Provides information and advice for older people in the UK.

Carers UK

20 Great Dover Street
London SE1 4LX
0808 808 7777 (Adviceline, Monday–Friday
10am–4pm)

advice@carersuk.org
www.carersuk.org
www.carersuk.org/forum (online discussion forum)

Provides information and advice to carers about their rights and how to access support.

Dementia UK

Second Floor, Resource for London
356 Holloway Road
London N7 6PA

0207 697 4160
info@dementiauk.org
www.dementiauk.org

Provides Admiral Nurses to support families living with dementia.

EAC FirstStop

3rd Floor
89 Albert Embankment
London SE1 7TP

0800 377 7070
info@firststopadvice.org.uk
www.eac.org.uk

FirstStop Advice provides independent, impartial and free advice and information to older people, their families and carers about housing and care options in later life.

Hospice UK

34–44 Britannia Street
London WC1X 9JG

0207 520 8200

info@hospiceuk.org
www.hospiceuk.org

Hospice UK is the national charity for hospices in the UK. They provide information and support and can help people find a local hospice.

Office of the Public Guardian (OPG)

PO Box 16185
Birmingham B2 2WH

0300 456 0300
customerservices@publicguardian.gsi.gov.uk
www.gov.uk/office-of-public-guardian

Protects people in England and Wales who may not have the mental capacity to make certain decisions for themselves, such as about their health and finance.