Welcome to Dementia Friendly Kent

Dementia Friendly Kent

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24 Hour Kent Dementia Helpline

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24 Hour Kent Dementia Helpline

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support Services provides the 24 Hour Dementia Helpline on:

0800 500 3014

This is a confidential service offering support and guidance for people with dementia and their carers. Between 9am to 5pm all calls are taken by qualified staff who are able to:

  • Source and phone/email back relevant information
  • Discuss any concerns
  • Signpost to relevant services offering local support
  • Listen and offer confidential emotional support

Outside of the core hours callers will be offered emotional support and information only and this service is anonymous. Email enquiries are answered within 24 hours on weekdays and a little longer for weekends. You can address your queries to:

helpline@alz-dem.org

Note that 0800 numbers are free from landlines, but mobile charges will vary,

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support Services registered charity No. 1024385