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Our Dementia Wellbeing Service is here for you and your loved ones to help you to live well with dementia.

Living well with dementia.

The Dementia Wellbeing Service brings together a number of services and activities which offer support, information and guidance. These include Dementia Cafes, specialist support for families and people with Young Onset Dementia and help and advice from experienced Dementia Wellbeing Officers. 

  • Dementia Wellbeing Hub  

  • Dementia Wellbeing - Over 65

  • Dementia Wellbeing - Young Onset (delivered by Onside)

  • Peer Support and Dementia Cafes 

How to access the service? 

Referrals can be made by a healthcare professional or via self-referral, following a diagnosis from a Worcestershire GP. During your initial conversation with the service, we will organise a home visit appointment from one of our Dementia Wellbeing Officers - they will then be your central point of support.

Contact the Dementia Wellbeing Service: 0800 008 6077

Please see information below from the Faculty for Older People of the British Psychology Society on supporting older people and people living with dementia at home during self-isolation - 

Downloadable information document 

Please note our Dementia Wellbeing Service is available in Worcestershire only.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic we are currently providing support over the phone and email only.  

Support in your community:

  • Local 'Drop-in' Sessions

    Visit your local Dementia Wellbeing Officer at a drop-in session:

    • Worcester, Warndon Library & St John's Library
    • Upton, Upton Surgery
    • Kidderminster, Hulme Street Medical Practice 
    • Redditch, Catshill & Rubery Libraries
    • Evesham, Abbey Medical Practice

    Please contact us for dates.

  • Dementia Cafes & Peer Support

    Dementia Cafe's and Peer Support sessions are held all over Worcestershire:

    • Worcester
    • Malvern, Tenbury
    • Pershore, Evesham 
    • Kidderminster,
    • Redditch, Bromsgrove

    Please contact us for dates.


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Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire is working in partnership with Onside Advocacy to deliver the Dementia Wellbeing Service. 

“If I knew of anyone else with dementia, I would certainly advise them to get in touch with Age UK (H&W). If we had children and relatives around us it would be different but we are on our own so therefore it does make up for a lot. My husband would tell you the same.”

“I must admit I find you might only be on the phone for 10 minutes but if I’m feeling down which I often am, it cheers you up to hear your phone call, it’s someone different to talk to from out of the family.”

Contact Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire:

Telephone: 0800 008 6077

Email: referralhub@ageukhw.org.uk

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