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Alzheimer's Society

Alzheimer's Society provides information and support to people with any form of dementia, their carers and families.

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The dementia support workers at Alzheimer's Society offer information and practical guidance to help you:

  • understand dementia
  • cope with day-to-day challenges
  • prepare for the future

They offer information to people who are worried about their memory and ongoing support to people affected by dementia face to face, over the phone or in writing.

What's on offer?

  • Dementia cafes
  • Peer support groups
  • Carers' meetings
  • Singing for the Brain
  • Dementia support workers 
  • Day support

Who is the service available to?

  • People with Dementia, their carers, family and friends
  • People registered with a GP in or work in or live in or care for someone with dementia who lives in the Borough or Clinical Commissioning Group area

When is it available?

  • Monday - Friday, 9am - 4.30pm


Please contact Alzheimer's Society directly using the details below.


Alzheimer's Society
Rooms 19-23, 3rd Floor Edinburgh Buildings
2 Station Approach
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE33 1HR

Phone: 0191 427 5443
Website: Alzheimer's Society

Coronavirus (Covid-19) update

In line with government guidance on social distancing, Alzheimer's Society will focus on providing support through telephone and email. The service will not be delivering face-to-face support.

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