To navigate this site you can use the menus or click on the pictures. The site is organised around people with dementia, carers and professionals, but do check out all the areas as you may find information useful and interesting to you.

Pages most directly useful to people with dementia, from having a memory check to getting an advocate.

Information to support you in your caring role and to take care of yourself too.

Policy, guidance, training and good practice to support professionals to deliver personalised care.

This section has general information of interest to all. From “What is dementia?” to building dementia friendly communities.

NHS healthcare services across East Lancashire, are commissioned by the East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), if you would like to know more about the CCG or get involved, visit their website at

Social Care services are commissioned by Lancashire County Council, if you would like to know more about social care please click here For social care information in Blackburn With Darwen click here.

This website has been created by members of the Community Dementia Forum in East Lancashire to help people with dementia, their carers and professionals.

Contact us: If you have any comments on the site or suggestions about content you would like to see, please contact us.