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Alzheimer Scotland - Action on Dementia

Organisation name
Alzheimer Scotland - Action on Dementia
Description
Helps people with dementia, carers and families, providing practical services across Scotland and campaigning to improve public policies. Services include day care, home support, counselling, carer education and support groups. Provides a wide range of publications, an extensive website and confidential 24-hour Helpline (0808 808 3000) for information and support.
Street address
22 Drumsheugh Gardens,
City/Town
Edinburgh
Postcode
EH3 7RN
Web Addresswww.alzscot.org
Main Phone No
0131 243 1453
Fax
0131 243 1450
Helpline Number
0808 808 3000
Helpline: Hours of operation
24 hours
Main Contact: Name
Kate Fearnley
Main Contact: Job Title
Information Manager
Is this a national or local organisation?
National
Is there a local support network?
Yes
Details of support network
46 services and 15 branches across Scotland
Does the organisation provide free publications or leaflets?
Yes
Details of publications and leaflets
ask for publications list
Does the organisation publish a newsletter?
Yes
Details of newsletter
Dementia in Scotland - quarterly, free to members
Does the organisation fund research?
Yes
Details of research
Mainly social research