There are a range of support organisations available if you need to talk. These resources are not all dementia specific, but sometimes having someone to listen when you need it is more important than having someone identify with your exact circumstances.
Admiral Nurse helpline - 0800 888 6678
The helpline is available from 9am to 9pm Monday to Friday and from 9am to 5pm during the weekend. You can also email them via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Culture Dementia UK 24 hour Crisis Line - 0800 014 8682
Culture Dementia UK are a national charity that support carers and people living with of dementia among the African/Caribbean community.
The Silver Line - 0800 470 8090
The Silver Line is the only free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Age UK Advice Line - 0800 678 1602
The Age UK Adviceline is open 8am to 7pm, every day of the year.
Independent Age Helpline - 0800 319 6789
The helpline is open 8.30am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 1pm Saturdays. You can call for free impartial advcie or ti discuss receiving regular calls or visits.