Dementia-friendly Oldham


Dementia support & resources in Oldham

We are encouraging pharmacies in the Oldham locality to join Oldham Dementia Action Alliance. A Dementia Action Alliance (DAA) brings groups, organisations and businesses together to improve the lives of people with dementia. Greater Manchester LPC has joined the DAAs across Greater Manchester. To join, complete a short action plan with a few steps you will take to become more dementia-friendly.

Links to useful information:

Calendar of events: This extensive list is a great overview of the vast range of services and support for people with dementia in Oldham (updated Sep 2017)

Oldham: Dementia resources and support
Dementia events calendar  This extensive list is a great overview of the vast range of services and support for people with dementia in Oldham. It includes memory support groups. Making Space have also launched this memory support group at the European Islamic Centre.
Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Support Service The Alzheimer’s Society runs a Dementia Support Service offering one-to-one, personalised support for people with dementia, carers and families. Find out more. Download the referral form.
Singing for the Brain Fun, stimulating Singing for the Brain sessions, for people in the early to moderate stages of dementia and their carers. Find out more.
Oldham Council

Oldham Council dementia services

Living Well with Dementia in Oldham

General advice on dementia

Oldham Carers Services

Creating a dementia-friendly Oldham

NHS Oldham CCG The CCG publishes a Living Well with Dementia in Oldham guide.
Healthwatch Oldham Healthwatch Oldham is the local consumer champion for health and social care. Visit their website.