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Kirklees Dementia Hub

Kirklees Dementia Hub

Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees
12 New Street
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire

HD1 2AR

01484 503 908

kdh@commlinks.co.uk

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About the service

The Kirklees Dementia Hub is a partnership between Community Links and Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees and offers information and advice for people who are living with dementia and their carers, family and friends.

The Kirklees Dementia Hub runs weekly drop-ins from 10am – 4pm at the following locations:
Every Wednesday at Dewsbury Hospital, Priestley Unit, WF13 4HS
Every Friday at Folly Hall Mills, St. Thomas Road, HD1 3LT

Home visits can be arranged upon request – please contact 01484 411 074.

We also run an Information and Advice Line which operates Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm –  01484 503 908.

The Kirklees Dementia Hub offers Dementia friends sessions please contact 01484 411 074 for more information.

Aims of the service

The aim is to ensure people within the Kirklees community have access to a wide range of dementia information and advice.

Our partners Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees run Dementia Friends sessions within the local community.

For more information on Dementia support please visit the Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees webpage

Referrals

Referrals into the service are made through the SWYPFT Memory Service, a GP/health professional or you can also self-refer.

Referrals can be made for adults of any age, who have been recently diagnosed with dementia.

To make a referral please contact the Hub Coordinator on 01484 411 074 or email kdh@commlinks.co.uk to request a referral form.

Opening times

The Service is open from Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm and Friday 9am-4.30pm, with the exception of recognised public holidays and will be supported by an office hours telephone advice line.

Partners:

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Click the link below to hear one of our support workers Samea talking about KDH on Kirklees local Asian radio station ‘Sangam Radio.’

https://www.facebook.com/asif.raja.5015/videos/1642796842482920/