Young Onset Service (Alzheimer Scotland)

Who is this for?

People living with dementia, their carer’s and families. There is no age restriction.

Who provides this?

  • Alzheimer Scotland

Description

The Team aims to support people with dementia, their families, relatives and friends at any stage of the illness. The following support is on offer:

  • Information and advice
  • Day Opportunities for Younger People Living with Dementia
  • One to One support for Younger People Living with Dementia
  • Cafes and groups for people with dementia and carers/family members
  • Peer support groups

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

No waiting list for advice and information.

Location information

  • Private parking available
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Monday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 4.30 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Types of support on offer:

Drop-in
Information and advice
Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support with others

Type of services on offer:

Carers
Families
Long term conditions/disabilities
Older people
Young people

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