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Metcalfe Dementia Support Service

The Metcalfe Dementia Support Service offers a dedicated day service for older people living with moderate dementia who live within the boundaries of Sunderland.

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Sometimes feeling stressed, worried or struggling to cope can be a normal reaction to difficult life events but when these feelings last, as they can do for up to 1 in 4 people, you may need to seek help.

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People sometimes need help and assistance to remain independent and ensure a good quality of life - with choice and control. Our LIFEstyle Service can now help you to achieve this.

Metcalfe Dementia Support Services

The Metcalfe Dementia Support Service is a chargeable service available Monday to Friday 9am–3pm. It offers a dedicated day service for older people living with moderate dementia who live within the boundaries of Sunderland

Redwood Day Service

The Redwood Day Service is a chargeable service available Monday to Friday 9am–3pm. It is available for individuals aged 50+ who live within the boundaries of the City of Sunderland.