DementiaRoadmap

Helping primary care to support people with dementia

Sandwell Dementia Roadmap

Welcome to the Sandwell Dementia Roadmap, a place where you will find high quality information about living well with Dementia in our local community.

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Sandwell Dementia Navigators is a service for people living with Dementia and their families, carers and supporters. During the coronavirus crisis, the Dementia Navigators will provide a telephone advice and support service for people living with dementia and their carers. This includes providing advice on how to live safely whilst following the guidance from the Government and the NHS on precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

The Dementia Navigators can also help with shopping for food and essential supplies, delivering prescriptions to people’s homes and signposting to helpful organisations in the community. The Dementia Navigator service is accepting new referrals by telephone – 0121 553 6483 choose option 6 – and by downloading and completing the Sandwell Dementia Navigators referral form. You can email the team at:  dementianavigators@sandwellcrossroads.org.uk

The Dementia Navigator service is a partnership between Agewell, Sandwell Crossroads and Dementia Pathfinders.

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Coronavirus information for people in Sandwell

Sandwell Council website has information about coronavirus help available at www.sandwell.gov.uk/coronavirus

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Sandwell dementia strategy

Sandwell Dementia Strategy

Sandwell dementia strategy sets out 9 promises for people in Sandwell, including improving diagnosis, helping people with dementia to live well in their community and providing better support for carers. Read more Download the Sandwell dementia strategy MS Word format | PDF format
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Sandwell Dementia Action Alliance

The Sandwell Dementia Action Alliance is made up of organisations that operate across Sandwell and are working towards creating dementia friendly communities to improve the lives of people living with dementia and their carers. Find out more.
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Living well with Dementia in Sandwell

In Sandwell there are about 3,700 people living with dementia. That number is expected to double over the next 30 years. Usually dementia occurs in people who are 56 or over, however younger people can develop the condition. Find out more.
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Sandwell Dementia Navigators

Sandwell Dementia Navigators is a service for people living with dementia and their families, carers and supporters. The Dementia Navigator service is accepting new referrals by telephone – 0121 553 6483 choose option 6 – and by downloading and completing the Sandwell Dementia Navigators referral form.
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In Sandwell we aim to help people live well with dementia. We support people who need help to stay in their own homes and we encourage people to use services which enable them to live independently rather than go into hospital or a care home. Read more.

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