Other Languages

Please see the Cardiff & Vale Action for Mental Health website for some limited information on getting help in languages other than English.

Visit www.cavamh.org.uk

OTHER ORGANISATIONS OFFERING INFORMATION AND ADVICE IN LANGUAGES OTHER THAN ENGLISH

Dementia

Alzheimer's Disease International - provides access to information on Dementia in 33 languages on it's website - www.alz.co.uk - via it's links to other national Alzheimer's Society sites. Languages include Welsh.

Alzheimer's Society - provides a number of popular factsheets (listed below) that have been translated into Tamil , Gujariti, Bengali, Punjabi, Somali, Urdu, Arabic, French, Polish and Chinese and will be available to download from the website. They will not be printed.

400 What is dementia?
401 What is Alzheimer's disease?
425 How the GP can help
426 Diagnosis and assessment
445 Counselling: how can it help?
458 Progression of dementia
460 Mental Capacity Act 2005
467 Financial and legal affairs
472 Enduring power of attorney and lasting powers of attorney
500 Communicating
509 Dealing with aggressive behaviour
524 Understanding and respecting the person with dementia

In addition click here for the factsheets currently available in Welsh

Tel: 020 7423 3500 email: enquiries@alzheimers.org.uk


Interpretation Services

Finally, the following agencies are able to access an interpretation service where required:

  • Cardiff & Vale University Local Health Board.
  • Vale of Glamorgan Council
  • Cardiff City Council

Last Updated: September 2019
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