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Where to start in Merseyside

Knowing where to turn to for answers can be quite daunting. Our aim is to guide you through helpful topics and direct you to useful resources, facilities and available health care services to support the needs of you and your parent.

Living independently

Living well and independently at home is what we all want. There's lots of useful information in this section on local services and resources, as well as fun things to do in Merseyside.

Health & Wellbeing

Your health should always be your top priority, but as we get older keeping fit is not always as easy as it sounds. In this section we look at ways of keeping healthy and living life to the full.

Finance

Funding later life and care, whether at home or in a care home can be complicated and unpredictable. Check out these Age Space articles giving tips and advice.

Legal Matters

Legal matters can seem very daunting. We've compiled information on all the really important issues you might need to think about.

Care at Home

IF you're looking for more care at home, this is the section for you. Here we provide a wealth of advice and information on all aspects of ensuring your parents can live at home as independently as possible.

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Care Homes

Moving to a care home is a big decision, so we've tried to give you as much information and help as possible here.

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Dementia

Our resources will give you more information including how to spot the early signs of dementia and how to help someone with dementia live life to the full.

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Forget-me-not Grants @ Norfolk
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Forget-me-not Grants help people living with Dementia to maintain suitable and safe homes with grants to £1,000. Call 01508 533705.
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Living Independently in Later Years @ West Norfolk
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Living Independently in Later Years Project (LILY) funds Dementia friendly home assessments: call 01553760671 www.west-norfolk.gov.uk
all-day Norfolk Dementia Helpline @ Breck Farm House
Norfolk Dementia Helpline @ Breck Farm House
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Norfolk Dementia Helpline Tel: 01603 763 556 E: norfolk@alzheimers.org.uk A: North Norfolk Office, Stable Yard Office, Breck Farm House, Stody, Melton Constable, NR24 2EP
all-day Norfolk Dementia Helpline @ Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Office
Norfolk Dementia Helpline @ Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Office
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Norfolk Dementia Helpline Tel: 01603 763556 E: norfolk@alzheimers.org.uk A: Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Office 2 Thoresby College, Queen Street, Kings Lynn, PE30 1HX