Carers Services Directory

A Directory of services available to Brent Carers provided by local and national organisations (incl. emergency contact numbers). To shorten the list use the Filter options that appear on the right and then click on the Filter Button.

Addiction Recovery and Clinical Centre (ARCC)

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ARCC is aimed at helping people in Brent who want to break a cycle of addiction to substances such as heroin, club drugs, other types of stimulants or long term alcohol addiction.

It operates mainly out of offices in the Willesden Centre for Health in Harlesden Road.  It also has a site in Cobbold Road.

Tel: 0800 107 1754 or 020 8438 1777

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Address: Willesden Centre for Health, Harlesden Road NW10 3RY

Ade Adepitan Short Break Centre

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A centre of excellence in Brent for local children and young people aged 5 – 18, with profound and multiple learning difficulties, complex health needs, physical disabilities and autistic spectrum disorders.  They offer opportunities for them to enjoy new experiences and make a positive difference and for parents, in turn, to get the chance for valuable short break.

Tel: 020 8937 6700

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Address: Grove Park, London NW9 0JY

Admiral Nurse Dementia Helpline, Dementia UK

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Dementia UK’s national dementia helpline service, provided by experienced Admiral Nurses, providing practical advice and emotional support to family and professional carers of people living with dementia (including people worried about their memory).

Email address: helpline@dementiauk.org.

Tel: 0800 888 6678

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Address: Resource for London, Second Floor, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA

Alzheimer’s Society

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Provide information, support and guidance for anyone affected by dementia (including carers).  This includes the online “Talking Point” forum, which is a place where you can ask for advice, share information, join in discussions and feel supported.

Also, here is a link to “The Dementia Guide” which contains useful information if you are caring for someone who has been diagnosed with any type of dementia.

Tel: 0300 2221122

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Address: 43-44 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE

Ashford Place

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A community resource centre (previously known as Cricklewood Homeless Concern) based in Cricklewood that provides advice and support on a range of issues.  These include homelessness, training, employment and health.

Also, they run a Dementia Café.

Email address: info@ashfordplace.org.uk.

Tel: 020 8208 8590

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Address: 60 Ashford Road, Cricklewood NW2 6TU