APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE AT MERCHEFORD HOUSE – PLEASE RING 01354 656841 TO BOOK
Support for a person with dementia; their carers; family and friends.
To provide support, information and advice to people from the point that they become worried about their memory until end of life.
During the appointment they will carry out a holistic assessment and agree a support plan with you. They help you to understand Dementia, give you strategies to cope, refer to services and help you to access finances as appropriate, and discuss future planning. They will ask you; what is a typical day for you? Do you have any support? What do you feel you need help with? What is important to you? How is your health and wellbeing? Are you able to engage in hobbies and interests? Are you able to access the community? Also discuss LPA and welfare benefits; Carers Assessments and Care Needs Assessment; Technology Enabled Care; Sitting Services and Family Carer Prescriptions, and also counselling services.