Talking Point Help

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Alzheimer’s Society factsheets

Alzheimer’s Society factsheets cover a wide-range of dementia-related topics, including:

  • Causes of dementia, progression and drug treatments
  • Emotional and practical support
  • Health and social care
  • Legal and financial information

You can see the full list of factsheets here.

Alzheimer’s Society website

Alzheimer’s Society’s website contains information about many aspects of dementia, including:

All of our factsheets are on the website, along with an A-Z of dementia.

You can also find out about other aspects of the Society’s work, including research and campaigns.

Alzheimer’s Society National Dementia Helpline

If you have concerns about Alzheimer's disease or any other form of dementia, Alzheimer's Society National Dementia Helpline can provide information, support and guidance.

You can contact our helpline by calling 0300 222 1122 or by email at helpline@alzheimers.org.uk.

The helpline is usually open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, and from 10am - 4pm at weekends. However, the service may be closed occasionally during these times for operational reasons.

Click here for more information about Alzheimer’s Society National Dementia Helpline

Local information

Alzheimer’s Society provides a range of services across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

You can find services and help in your area by clicking on a map, or by entering in your postcode, town or city.

Click here to find your local Alzheimer’s Society service

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