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Where to start in Norfolk?

Supporting or caring for someone can be very hard, particularly when you're new to it. Here, you'll find information to point you in the right direction in Norwich and Norfolk.

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Living Independently

There are many practical things to make life better at home, from some planning ahead, to adaptations or just more support. This section has some ideas for you.

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Care at Home

In this section you will find lots of information and advice on hiring care support to ensure your parents can live at home as independently as possible.

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Care Homes

Useful advice and practical guides to help make decisions from what type of care to the kinds of care settings to consider.

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Dementia

We have an introduction to Dementia services across the county in this section and information on how to help those who wander. Please also read our blogs on Dementia.

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End of Life

Death may be one of the few certainties in life, but few of us are prepared for it. Our expert sponsor Gordon Barber has shared with us lots of invaluable information & advice.

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Money and Finance

Funding later life and care, whether at home or in a care home can be complicated and unpredictable. Here Almary Green shares information and advice on a range of topics.

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Legal Matters

Ashtons Legal provide a wealth of useful help here from getting a will written to drawing up a Lasting Power of Attorney, and more besides.

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Health and wellbeing

This section is packed full of good ideas to help keep older people fitter and healthier, all with a local twist.

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Travel

Travel is good for the soul and we've researched lots of great advice and information to help you plan days out and activities in Norfolk and further afield!

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Norfolk Events

Jan
21
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all-day Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side... @ The Kings Centre
Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side... @ The Kings Centre
Jan 21 all-day
Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side service The Kings Centre, 30 Queen Annes Road, Great Yarmouth NR31 0LE
all-day Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side... @ Breck Farmhouse
Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side... @ Breck Farmhouse
Jan 21 all-day
Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side Service and Dementia Support: Breck Farmhouse, Stody, Melton Constable NR24 2EP
all-day Alzheimer’s Society – Informatio... @ Room 1, Charing Cross Centre
Alzheimer’s Society – Informatio... @ Room 1, Charing Cross Centre
Jan 21 all-day
Alzheimer’s Society – Information and Advice Telephone line NORFOLK; Room 1, Charing Cross Centre, 17-19 St John Maddermarket, Norwich NR2 1DN. Call 01603 763556
all-day Forget-me-not Grants @ Norfolk
Forget-me-not Grants @ Norfolk
Jan 21 all-day
Forget-me-not Grants help people living with Dementia to maintain suitable and safe homes with grants to £1,000. Call 01508 533705.
all-day Living Independently in Later Years @ West Norfolk
Living Independently in Later Years @ West Norfolk
Jan 21 all-day
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
Jan 21 all-day
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
Jan 21 all-day
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
all-day Riverside Leisure Complex @ Riverside Leisure Complex
Riverside Leisure Complex @ Riverside Leisure Complex
Jan 21 all-day
Activities include ping pong, curling and bowls. We aim to create an inclusive and positive experience for all participants of all levels to get involved
Jan
22
Wed
all-day Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side... @ The Kings Centre
Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side... @ The Kings Centre
Jan 22 all-day
Alzheimer’s Society Side by Side service The Kings Centre, 30 Queen Annes Road, Great Yarmouth NR31 0LE