Elderly Care

Alzheimer Society

There are dementia services and support groups in your area. Find out what’s available where you are.

Telephone: 0330 333 0804

Website: www.alzheimers.org.uk

Past Times Cafe

Come and chat over a cuppa or join in an activity.

Marybrook Medical Centre runs a Past Times café. The café runs every 2 weeks and is for anyone who wants to sit and have a chat with like-minded people, make friends or join in with activities.

If you know of anyone who would enjoy attending but is unable to get there due to transport problems please call the surgery and we will see if we can help.

Where: Marybrook Medical Centre, Berkeley GL13 9BL
When: Alternate Wednesday afternoons
Time: 14:00 – 16:00
Telephone: 01453 810228

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4 70 80 90

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Age UK

Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life.

Telephone: 0800 055 6112

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

The Hollies Memory Cafe

For anyone with concerns about memory problems and dementia, together with their carers. This monthly memory café is for residents and their families, but also for anyone in the local community.

Location: Hollies Care Home, Drake Lane, Dursley

Telephone: 01453 541400

Website: www.carersgloucestershire.org.uk

Email: info@littlecombepark.com

Contact the Elderly

Supported by a network of volunteers, Contact the Elderly organises monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for small groups of older people aged 75 and over who are dealing with loneliness and social isolation.

Telephone: 0800 716 543

Website: www.contact-the-elderly.org.uk

Dementia

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Email: helpline@dementiauk.org