Support Care of Older People
Support Care of Older People (S.C.O.O.P) is a community support provider for older people, some of whom may experience mental health difficulties This includes people who experience memory impairment e.g. Dementia related illnesses yet still choose to live in their chosen accommodation. In certain situations, SCOOP can provide support to younger people depending on their needs.
Telephone: 01473 610786
Living with dementia at any time brings challenges but you’re not alone. If you need support and advice, Alzheimer Society is here for you by providing dementia services and support groups in your area.
Telephone: 0333 150 3456
The Silver Line provides a free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Telephone: 0800 470 8090
Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. They believe in a world where everyone can love later life and they work every day to achieve this.
Telephone: 0800 055 6112
NHS Care Homes
Moving into a care home is a big decision and it can cost a lot of money. Before choosing a care home for you or someone you know, it’s worth considering all of the options.
Care and Support for Adults
Find support through Suffolk County Council to live independently, help to stay at home, adult social care, paying for care, help for carers, reporting abuse and working with us.
UK Care Guide
UK Care Guide has been created to bring together all the information you might need when looking for care for yourself or for a loved one.
Telephone: 0333 210 0236
Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.
Telephone: 0800 888 6678