REMEDY : BNSSG referral pathways

Dementia Advisors - Sirona

Checked: 06-09-2017 by christopher.moloney Next Review: 31-01-2018

Service Overview

The Dementia Advisor Service supports adults of all ages who live in Thornbury, Bradley Stoke/Patchway and Yate, with symptoms of mild to moderate dementia who have already received a diagnosis of dementia.  Sirona also provides support to carers.

This service provides:

  • Help for patients and families to understand the diagnosis of dementia.

  • Emotional support for patients and carers to cope with the ongoing challenges of living with dementia

  • Discussing and explaining ideas and tips to enable patients to live well in their own home, including how to prevent falls and accidents

  • Informing patients about local and national support services, including local memory cafes and activity groups

  • Support and advice for your family and carers who are caring for the person with dementia

  • Future planning for patient health and wellbeing wishes.

Referral Guidance

Referrals to be sent to:

Yate Locality Office:

21 West Walk Yate, Bristol, BS37 4AX

Open hours: Monday-Friday 8am-6pm

01454 315 355