Information & advice for carers

There is a range of local and national information and advice available on all aspects of caring.

The Alzheimer's Society has produced guides to local Dementia services: 

 

 

National information and advice

There is a range of information and guidance available about Dementia:

 

 

 


 

Local information, advice and support 

There are a range of universal services available for carers in Richmond through the Carers Hub service. These services include: 

  • A universal advice and information service
  • Debt management and financial advice
  • Training and workshops
  • Individual and group emotional support
  • Short breaks, respite and leisure programmes for carers  to have time for themselves or to socialise
  • Caring Cafe for people living with dementia and their carers
  • Carers awareness training for professionals
  • Opportunities for carer engagement 
  • Representation of the voice and needs of carers

Richmond Carers Centre
Phone: 020 8867 2380
Web:www.richmondcarers.org
Email: info@richmondcarers.org

Crossroads Care Richmond & Kingston
Phone: 020 8943 9421
Web:www.crossroadscarerk.org
Email: richmonduponthames@crossroads.org.uk

Ethnic Minorities Advocacy Group
Phone: 020 8893 9555
Web:www.emaguk.org
Email: emag@emaguk.org

Alzheimer's Society Southwest London
Phone: 020 8877 0033
Web:www.alzheimers.org.uk
Email: swlondon@alzheimers.org

Homelink
Phone: 020 8255 1992
Web:www.homelinkdaycare.co.uk
Email: info@homelinkdaycare.co.uk

Richmond Homes and Lifestyle Trust
Phone: 020 8977 5447
Web:www.rhlt.org.uk
Email: info@rhlt.org.uk

Addiction Support and Care Agency
Phone: 020 8940 1160
Web:www.addictionsupport.co.uk
Email: info@addictionsupport.co.uk

Grace Advocacy
Phone: 020 7183 4456
Web:www.graceadvocacy.org/
Email: advice@gracedebtadvice.org