Cambridgeshire has a comprehensive system in place to guide you through your elderly relatives dementia journey, from assessment to diagnosis, to treatments. Whether it be “what dementia services does the Cambridgeshire NHS supply?” or “who are the major Alzheimer’s and dementia charities in Cambridgeshire?”, Age Space has all you need to know to care for someone with dementia in Cambridgeshire.
The main charity that you need to know about for looking after someone in Cambridgeshire who has dementia is the Alzheimer’s Society. With a range of memory cafés, information services and advice clinics, they are here to help.
Getting a dementia diagnosis doesn’t mean that you and your parent can’t enjoy many of the things you used to together. Although there are some aspects of care that will change if the person you care has dementia, there is also a wealth of dementia-friendly cafés, groups, cinema-screenings in Cambridgeshire that are now available to help you and your relative get the most from life.