Dementia Friendly

Alzheimer's SocietyThis is a worrying time for everyone, especially for those affected by dementia. The Alzheimer’s Society can help people get the support they need:

Dementia Free Helpline Wales, 24 hours a day 365 days a year

Offers support, information and agency signposting for anyone diagnosed with dementia or caring for a family member or a friend living with dementia.

Freephone: 08088082235 or Text HELP to 81066

Read more about the helpline

Do you care for someone with dementia?

If you are a carer, family member or friend of someone who has been recently diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer’s Society’s online Carer Information and Support Programme can give you the support and advice you need.

The programme covers: understanding dementia, legal and money matters, support and care and coping with dementia day to day.

The Cwm Taf Morgannwg Carers Information and Support Programme will be delivering their workshops virtually via Zoom once every quarter on the following dates:

20, 22, 27 and 29 July 2021 from 6pm – 7pm
10, 17,14 and 31 Ocober 2021 from 12.30 – 1.30pm

The workshops are run by Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Advisers for a group of people who care for a family member or friend with dementia. You read more here.

To register your place, email: and they will get in touch with you with more information and log in details.

Contact us

For further details, contact BAVO, T: 01656 810400 or E:

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