The Information and Education Service support people with memory concerns and awaiting assessment, or concerned about their memory. As part of Managing Memory Together, they host online information sessions for carers, family and friends supporting someone with dementia to learn more about dementia and learn more about coping strategies.
During February and March they are hosting online sessions for people in the early stages of dementia to learn about their diagnosis and provide them with the opportunity to develop ways to stay well. These are running alongside sessions for carers.
Please see the below documents for more information:
- Information and support sessions for people with early stage dementia
- Managing Memory Together Learning About Dementia Together
The Information and Education Service also support the helpline – Tel 0800 694 8800 where anyone can call to seek advice in relation to memory and dementia.
You can refer also contact the team via: www.ghc.nhs.uk – Managing Memory Together Information and Education Service Referral Form.