Welcome to the Dementia Information Service
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Symptoms and diagnosis
Living with dementia
Care and support
How you can help
The Dementia Information Service guides you through the time after a dementia diagnosis, which can be difficult. The emails can support you if you have just found out, or accepted, that you or a loved one has dementia.
Sign up to receive 6 emails about getting the help you need, now and in the future.
Each week's email will cover a different need-to-know topic, including:
Essential information about dementia, including what do to after a diagnosis and where to turn for advice.
Get the best dementia healthcare
Find out about the treatments available and how to get the most out of healthcare services.
Dementia at home
How to make sure someone with dementia is as comfortable as they can be at home. Plus how to get help at home and use technology that can make life a bit easier.
Finance and legal
Advice on how to organise financial and legal affairs for someone with dementia, and how to make plans for the future.
Get the best social care
Information on what help is available from social services and how to get the most out of it.
Carers: looking after yourself
If you're looking after someone with dementia, who's looking after you? Find out where to turn for help and support.
Page last reviewed: 08/06/2021
Next review due: 08/06/2024