South African Dementia Organisations

Dementia SA

Dementia SA offers various support services to families, carers, professionals and facilities caring for people living with dementia.

National helpline: 0860 MEMORY / 0860 636 679

Email: info@dementiasa.org or support@dementiasa.org

http://www.dementiasa.org/

SA Federation for Mental Health

The South Africa Federation for Mental health can help those living with mental disabilities and their carers. They provide training and legal assistance.

Office line:  011 781 1852 or email ivy@safmh.org  for legal and financial advice.

http://www.safmh.org.za/

Alzheimer’s South Africa

Alzheimer’s South Africa provides training and educational material to professional eldercare agencies and families affected by dementia and Alzheimer’s. They’ll provide legal and financial resources too.

National HELPLINE: 0860 102 681 info@alzheimers.org.za

Helpline, training and support groups: socialworker@alzheimers.org.za

http://www.alzheimers.org.za/