The Midlothian Dementia Team supports people with dementia, carers and their families from the point of diagnosis.
The Midlothian Dementia Team includes staff from health and social care, and local charities that support people with dementia, their carers and their family.
Carers of someone with dementia can contact the team to receive help with:
- Carers’ needs
- Management of risk
- Individual care and support needs for the person you care for
- Information on behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia