Links

Some useful Links

 

Knighton and District Community Support Project      (Email link)

A charitable organisation based in Knighton with the aim: ‘To relieve persons in Knighton and its surrounding district who are elderly, disabled or in need of some form of assistance.. and to promote any other charitable purpose for the benefit of the residents of the area’.

Contact:  2 West Street, Knighton, Powys, LD7 1EN.    01547 520653

 

Alzheimer’s Society

The UK’s leading dementia support and research charity, for anyone affected by any form of dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Alzheimer’s Society provide information and practical and emotional support to help people live well with dementia, and they invest in world-class research with the ultimate goal of defeating it.

 

Dementia Friends

With the number of people living with dementia set to rise to 1,000,000 by 2025, the Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative to change people’s perceptions of dementia.

 

Brecon Dementia Friendly Community

Working towards making Brecon a dementia friendly community. Awarded official status by Alzheimer’s Society in 2014.

 

Swansea Dementia Friendly Community

Helping to improve inclusion and quality of life in Swansea for people with dementia.

 

Dementia Supportive Communities

Web listings for dementia friendly communities.

 

Carers Trust

Useful information for carers.

 

Powys Carers Service

Helpful local advice.

 

Shared Lives Powys

Supporting vulnerable adults.

 

Dementia UK

Providers of specialist dementia nurse, Admiral Nurses.

 

Twiddlemuffs

Helpful and supportive idea from Warrington and Halton Hospitals.  (Link is to PDF download)

 

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