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Thank you for signing up for the Dementia Information Service emails. Please check your inbox for a confirmation.

Once you've confirmed your email address, you will receive the first email within 24 hours and then 1 email a week for the next 5 weeks.

Need advice now?

If you're looking after someone or have recently been diagnosed with dementia and need support or advice now, you can contact:

  • the Carers Direct helpline on 0300 123 1053 (open 9am to 8pm Monday to Friday, and 11am to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday)
  • Alzheimer's Society's Dementia Connect support line on 0333 150 3456 (national call rate – open 9am to 8pm Monday to Wednesday, 9am to 5pm on Thursday and Friday, and 10am to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday)
  • Dementia UK's free Admiral Nurse Dementia Helpline on 0800 888 6678, which is staffed by registered nurses and dementia experts (open 9am to 9pm Monday to Friday, and 9am to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday), or email
  • Alzheimer's Research UK, which carries out dementia research, answers general questions about dementia and can tell you about how to get involved with research – call its Infoline on 0300 111 5555 (national call rate – open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday), or email

Page last reviewed: 08/06/2021
Next review due: 08/06/2024