Why choose Dementia Care?

By choosing our services you are choosing the best. We offer the highest standards of support, both physically and emotionally.

"It’s a very happy house...I wouldn't want my mum living anywhere else."
Comment from family member. From CQC Inspection Report 2015

Choose the best

If you have dementia or care for someone with dementia, at any age and from any community, Dementia Care is here to help.

We are a Newcastle-based charity that provides specialist care, support and advice to people with dementia and other neurological disorders, such as acquired brain injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease.

We also provide care for people with physical disabilities and complex health needs. We support people at any age and from any community.

We are rated as Good by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in all regulated areas of service delivery and Outstanding for being a Well-led care provider (read the latest CQC report here).

In our latest feedback survey, 98% of people using our services rated us as excellent or good (download the survey results here). We are also recognised for the quality of our end of life support.

You can download a copy of our latest services brochure here.

Choose from the following services:

  • Independent Supported Living

    Our unique, small group specialist accommodation in a domestic house – the positive alternative to residential care

  • Home Support

    Helping you to continue to live at home and remain independent

  • Day Centres

    Our specialist centres in Newcastle and Hexham, offering fun and therapeutic activities and a break for carers

  • Residential Respite Care

    A home from home, with expert care in a dementia-specialist respite centre in Newcastle

  • Advice and Information

    Need advice on how to support someone with dementia? We have over 20 years’ expertise and offer free advice for people with dementia and their carers

Our Guarantees

  • Unrivalled experience supporting people with dementia
  • Highly trained, dedicated and friendly staff – trained to spot problems and to respond quickly
  • A named Dementia Care liaison person
  • A dedicated care team – chosen to suit your needs and preferences
  • Detailed personal care plans and risk assessments, discussed and agreed with you, that are regularly reviewed and updated
  • Specialist activities and interaction including reminiscence, life histories, cognitive stimulation therapy, advanced communications and behavioural support
  • Fully DBS-checked staff to ensure your safety