Welcome to Dementia UK

Family carers and people with dementia are at the heart of everything that we do.

We provide Admiral Nurses, specialist dementia nurses who give practical and emotional support to families affected by dementia.

To find out if there is an Admiral Nurse Service available in your area and how you can contact them please visit the find a local Admiral Nursing team page.

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