Memory / Dementia Service

The Memory Service provides a specialist, holistic, multi-disciplinary response for those people who experience memory difficulties. If you, the person you care for, or someone you know is experiencing memory problems or have been diagnosed with a dementia illness, the following services are offered by a team of 45 practitioners from medicine, mental health nursing, social work, and Allied Health Professions backgrounds that specialise in the area of dementia care.

  • Specialist diagnosis
  • Assessment of client and carer needs
  • Carer Information and Education Programme
  • Counselling and support
  • Specialist Residential/Nursing Care
  • Inpatient services are provided in the Gillis Centre in St Luke’s Hospital, Armagh for investigation, assessment and/or treatment/management
  • Gillis Pre Admission Leaflet
  • Specialist Day Care Service
Accessing the service

Most referrals are made by GPs or health professions, but anyone can make a referral directly to the team on their own behalf or on behalf someone else.

Useful links

Communication with People Living with Dementia

 


Locations where this service is delivered


Contacts

Craigavon and Banbridge locality

Edenderry House
Portadown

Call us028 3833 3332

Armagh and Dungannon locality

Mullinure Health and Wellbeing Centre

Call us028 3741 2428

Newry and Mourne locality

Cloughreagh Nursing Home Bessbrook

Call us028 3083 6970