Bedfordshire Memory Navigation Service – 0300 111 9090, www.memoryinbeds.org.uk
Carers in Bedfordshire – 0300 111 1919, www.carersinbeds.org.uk
Alzheimer’s Society – 01234 327380, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tibbs Dementia Foundation – 07795 177948, email@example.com
RED BAG scheme – a dementia diagnosis will help care homes communicate with hospitals should the resident be admitted. The correct health and medical information follows the resident in and out of hospital.
LEGAL ADVICE – The Alzheimers Society outlines some financial and legal issues that someone with dementia and their carer may want to consider, and sources of help and support.