The Admiral Nurse team covers Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire with a focus on delivering person–centred and relationship-centred dementia care. The Admiral Nurses work collaboratively in a family-centric manner, across health and social care pathways, to provide support, expert guidance & practical solutions to enable families/carers, including the person living with dementia, to maximise their wellbeing and improve the experience of those affected by dementia. Assessments can be offered in Welsh.
Referral Criteria: To be able to access this service, the following referral criteria applies: • The person being supported/cared for by the carer has a diagnosis (or likely diagnosis) of dementia. • The person with dementia and/or carer lives in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion or Pembrokeshire (or is registered with a GP in those areas). • The carer agrees to their referral to the Admiral Nurse • The carer should have identified need(s) that impact upon their caring role or as a consequence of their caring role. • The carer is not permanently residing in a nursing or residential home. If you are a carer of someone living with dementia and would like to be referred to the service, please contact a health or social care professional who can refer you.