Scotland

If you know of any young onset dementia services that we have not included, or know of any changes to the services we have listed, please email us.

DEEP Groups
The Dementia Engagement & Empowerment Project (DEEP) brings together groups of people with dementia from across the UK.  DEEP supports these groups to try to change services and policies that affect the lives of people with dementia.  Whilst not young onset specific, many of the DEEP groups are well attended by younger people with dementia.  

Early onset individual support
North Lanarkshire.  Tel 01698 275300
Individual fleixble support for young people with dementia.

Early Stage Dementia Support
Tel 0333 32 32 400
Not a support service.  They focus on awareness raising, information provision and policy development

Edinburgh and West Lothian Services
Tel 0131 551 9350
Information and advice, community and home support. day centres, family outreach support

Fife Younger Persons Support
Tel 01592 204541
Day time activities and groups, family outreach support.

Glasgow Younger Persons Support Services
Tel 0141 418 3941
Day care and day opportunities, information and advice, support groups, home and outreach support. 

Irvine Services
Tel 01294 323259
Information and advice, carer support and day services for people under 65.

Kilmarnock Dementia Resource Centre
Tel 01563 542621
Community based support service for younger people with dementia.

Oasis Café, Edinburgh
Tel 0131 551 9350
The Café offers activities and support to people with dementia who are 65 and under as well as carer support and information to people who are supporting people with young onset.

Outreach Service - Lothian
Tel 0131 551 9350
Family Outreach Workers can provide information and advice.

Partners' Group
Falkirk.  Tel  01324 501730 or email brian.oneill@falkirk.gov.uk 
This group is for partners and carers to get together.  They organise activities including art therapy, stress management and relaxation.

Second Wednesday Group
Falkirk.  Tel  01324 501730 or email brian.oneill@falkirk.gov.uk 
This group offers support and advice for people who have a diagnosis of early onset dementia.  It meets every second Wednesday between 12:00pm and 2:00pm and offers information and advice .

South Lanarkshire Early Onset Service User Support Group
Tel 01698 285707 / 01698 275300
Information and advice, education on dementia and associated themes, support with signposting to services, support from other people with dementia.

Young Onset Dementia Service
Greater Glasgow & Clyde.  Tel 0141 201 4429
The service is made up of two clinical psychologists, an occupational therapist (OT), community psychiatric nurse (CPN), and secretarial support who can offer support and advice. 

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