DEMENTIA

Victoria Practice

A diagnosis of dementia can be a worrying time for the individual and their family but help is available to help you better understand this condition and plan for the future.

Everyday

Offers a  wide range of specialist services for people with dementia and their carers. We offer personalised support services, community activities, cafes, information and advice, at every stage of the dementia journey.

Providing daycare (referral through Social Care Direct), befriending and other community services (foot care, hospital discharge support)

Mon - Sat

Mon - Fri

Local opportunities for Older People - supporting people over 65 link in with the local community, find ways to enjoy time with other people, discover what is happening nearby, searching for something new to learn or do

Everyday

Free telephone morning and evening check call service funded by City of Edinburgh Council for loneliness, welfare, medication prompts and signposting to services (GP referral required please ask).

24/7

Free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year