'I just feel I need some help, we are not coping, we were muddling along but now things are harder...who can help?
My dad has just been diagnosed with Alzheimer's...we don't know what to do next...?
Our Helpline Advisers and trained Helpline Volunteers are available to talk to you in confidence about:
Different causes of dementia
How a diagnosis is made
Accessing our services and supports
Practical tips for living well day-to-day
Legal and financial affairs
and much more...
We are open Monday to Friday 10am-5pm and Saturday 10 am to 4 pm
For the Christmas period please note -
Closed Monday 24th of December
Closed Tuesday 25th of December
Closed Wednesday 26th of December
Open Thursday 27th of December from 10am to 4pm
Open Friday 28th of December from 10am to 4pm
Open Saturday 29th of December from 10am to 4pm
If you are contacting us outside these hours you can leave a brief message with your name and contact number and your call or email will be returned when the helpline re-opens.
I just find I am forgetting things and sometimes it is difficult to follow a conversation, is this Alzheimer's?
We post our publications free of charge to people with dementia and their families.
Our freephone number is available to callers within the Republic of Ireland. If you live abroad, you can contact our national office at +353 1 207 3800 and ask for our Helpline Service. Telephone charges will apply.
Helpline calls and emails are occasionally monitored for training and evaluation purposes. The Helpline closes on Bank holidays.
Call 1800 341 341 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday to Friday - 10 am to 5 pm and Saturday 10 am to 4 pm
The Helpline closes on Public Holidays and for scheduled training.
We value your feedback
We value your comments about your experience with our Helpline service. If you are not satisfied or if you are happy with our service you can give us feedback by contacting:
The Helpline Manager, The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, National Office, Temple Road, Blackrock, Co Dublin.
Tel: 01 207 3800
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