The Carers Dementia Service provides personalised, ongoing support for carers of someone living with Dementia or awaiting a diagnosis for Dementia. Every Tuesday between 2pm and 3.30pm they hold meetings via Zoom. To take part all you need to do is contact them for the meeting code and password.
Aims Of The Carers Dementia Service
The main aim is to protect carers own physical and emotional well being by providing comprehensive one to one support and guidance through their caring journey. The service provides:
- Emotional support
- Practical support
- Information and training
- Signposting to other services
- Crisis respite/carers breaks
Share Experiences With Other Carers
At the weekly support meetings Carers are encouraged to share their experiences with other Carers, and they also have an opportunity to speak to staff about any issues or concerns. The following are quotes from carers who have used the Carers Dementia Service.
For more information please contact Dementia Co-ordinator Irene Mortimer at the Swansea Carers Centre (01792 653344) or via the email address on the poster below.