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Alzheimer's Society Southwark

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A local branch of the national Alzheimer's Society.

The Society provides reliable and up to date information to help you with every aspect of living with dementia: from understanding diagnosis and assessment to dealing with the financial challenges you may encounter.

They offer Dementia Advisers and Dementia Support Workers and a Dementia Community Navigator who help people with dementia and their carers with advice, information and emotional support.

They also run a local carer's support group for people with dementia and their carers and a healthy aging cafe.

Ground Floor, 6 Sancroft Street, SE11 5UD
Umbrella org:
Alzheimer's Society
0207 735 5850
Who is it for:
People in Southwark with dementia and their carers.

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For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.
Services providing information and advice, or treatment, for illnesses and conditions related to mental health.