Information

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Alzheimer’s Society
The starting point for everything relating to Alzheimer’s disease; tailored local information, on-line forum, and much more besides, including resources for those supporting and caring for Alzheimers patients.

NHS Guide
Handy portal to many other useful pages and services. Forums, blogs, tips and much more.

At Dementia
AtDementia focuses on the use of various technologies (including digital) to help those suffering from various forms of dementia to lead an interesting life. They have a searchable database to aid this process even further.

Care Homes UK
Huge online data centre that covers all facets of care homes – for instance, how to find them, products, news and organisations. They also produce a book that covers much of this area, which you can order online. Click here to see our current recommendations or to recommend us yourselves, Carehome.co.uk.

Caring For Someone
Very useful government site that will answer many of your questions. The ‘Care Home’ section also goes into such issues as support, choosing a care home, benefits advice, your assets and even pets.

Care Quality Commission
The Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and social care in England. They regulate care provided by the NHS, local authorities, private companies and voluntary organisations, and their aim is to make sure better care is provided for everyone – in hospitals, care homes and people’s own homes.