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Worcestershire Admiral Nurses - Worcestershire Mental Health NHS Partnership Trust

Admiral Nurses are specialist nurses who give much-needed practical and emotional support to family carers, as well as to the person with dementia. They offer support to families throughout their experience of dementia that is tailored to individual needs and challenges.

Address:
Admiral Nurses Day Treatment Unit, Evesham Community Hospital, Waterside, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 1JG
Umbrella org:
Dementia UK
Area serviced:
Worcestershire
Telephone:
0300 123 1734
Opening times:
Monday to Friday 10:00am-4:00pm
Sector:
Public

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Carers come from all backgrounds and can be any age. Caring can be rewarding, but it can be difficult too. Here are ten important things that any carer should know to help with their caring role and make sure they get the support they are entitled to.
For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.