National organisations

Age UK

Providing help, information and advice to older people.

Alzheimer’s Society

Caring for someone affected by dementia.

Carers UK

Offers expert advice, information and support.

Phone line operates Mondays and Tuesdays, 10.00am – 4.00pm

Young Minds

Support for parents who are worried about their child or young person’s mental health. They offer a parent helpline, parent survival guide and parent A-Z guide to support.

Phone line operates Monday to Friday, 9.30am – 4.00pm

Page last reviewed: 13 January, 2023