Elderly Care

Newmarket Day Centre

Newmarket Day Centre is a successful independent community resource working with retired and infirm people to enable them to have and enjoy a better quality of life. Anybody can pop into the Day Centre, as long as they are over 50 years old and if you’re not, you could always bring your own or borrow someone’s parent or grandparent, the more the merrier.

Facebook: @Newmarket-Day-Centre

Telephone: 01638 664262

Website: www.newmarketdaycentre.co.uk

Email: Leigh.stephenson@newmarketdaycentre.co.uk

Care and Support for Adults

Find support through Suffolk County Council to live independently, help to stay at home, adult social care, paying for care, help for carers, reporting abuse and working with us.

Website: www.suffolk.gov.uk/care-and-support-for-adults

Email: customer.first@suffolk.gov.uk

Silver Line

The Silver Line provides a free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

Facebook: @thesilverlineuk

Twitter: @TheSilverLineUK

Telephone: 0800 470 8090

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Email: info@thesilverline.org.uk

Parkinson’s UK

They offer information, friendship and support to local people with Parkinson’s, their families and carers.

Facebook: @parkinsonsuk

Twitter: @ParkinsonsUK

Telephone: 0808 800 0303

Website: www.parkinsons.org.uk

Email: hello@parkinsons.org.uk

UK Care Guide

UK Care Guide has been created to bring together all the information you might need when looking for care for yourself or for a loved one.

Facebook: @UKCareGuide

Twitter: @UKCareGuide

Telephone: 0333 210 0236

Website: www.ukcareguide.co.uk

Email: hello@ukcareguide.co.uk

Support Care of Older People

Support Care of Older People (S.C.O.O.P) is a community support provider for older people, some of whom may experience mental health difficulties This includes people who experience memory impairment e.g. Dementia related illnesses yet still choose to live in their chosen accommodation. In certain situations, SCOOP can provide support to younger people depending on their needs.

Telephone: 01473 610786

Website: www.supportcareofolderpeople.com

Email: sheryl@supportcareofolderpeople.com

Newmarket Dementia Action Alliance

The Newmarket Dementia Action Alliance objectives are to work together to support Newmarket and surrounding area to become a more dementia friendly place to live, encourage businesses and organisations to adopt membership of the NDAA, support and develop awareness within Newmarket and surrounding area and ensure that people living with dementia and their carers have the opportunity to be involved.

Facebook: @NewmarketDAA

Telephone: 01638 669361

Website: www.dementiaaction.org.uk/newmarket

Email: newmarketdaa@gmail.com

Age UK

Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. They believe in a world where everyone can love later life and they work every day to achieve this.

Facebook: @ageuk

Twitter: @age_uk

Telephone: 0800 055 6112

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

NHS Care Homes

Moving into a care home is a big decision and it can cost a lot of money. Before choosing a care home for you or someone you know, it’s worth considering all of the options.

Website: www.nhs.uk/conditions/care-homes