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

Crossroads Care Richmond & Kingston
Phone: 020 8943 9421

Ethnic Minorities Advocacy Group
Phone: 020 8893 9000

Alzheimer's Society Southwest London
Phone: 020 86870922

Address: Hospital Bridge Road, Whitton, Middlesex TW2 6DE
Phone: 020 8255 1992

Richmond Homes and Lifestyle Trust
Phone: 020 8977 5447

Addiction Support and Care Agency
Phone: 020 8940 1160

Grace Advocacy
Address: Teddington Baptist Church, 17 Church Road, Teddington, TW11 8PF and Richmond Carers Centre, 5 Briar Road, Twickenham, TW2 6RB
Phone: 020 7183 4456