Alzheimer's Society

For confidential advice, information and support, call Alzheimer's Society's National Dementia Helpline on 0300 222 11 22.

The service is open seven days a week, with trained advisers who understand the needs of people affected by dementia.

You can also email enquiries to or visit

The service is open 9am to 8pm Monday to Wednesday, 9am to 5pm Thursday and Friday and 10am to 4pm Saturday and Sunday.

Calls to the Helpline cost no more than the national call rate.


Tel: 116 123 (Free)

Whatever you're going through, we're here to help 24 hours a day. We won't judge you and we won't share what you tell us with anyone else.

Get in touch by telephone, email, letter and face to face in the UK and Ireland. Visit if you live outside the UK or Ireland.

Macmillan Cancer Support

When you have cancer, you don’t just worry about what will happen to your body, you worry about what will happen to your life. Whether it’s concerns about who you can talk to, planning for the extra costs, or what to do about work, Macmillan understand how a cancer diagnosis can take over everything

If you’d like support, information or just to chat, call Macmillan free on 0808 808 00 00

(Lines are open Monday-Friday, 9am-8pm)

Visit Macmillan’s Online Community.

For more information, click here.