MIST (Memory Information Support Team) – Carers of West Lothian

Who is this for?

  • Support for those who care for someone experiencing memory issues (unpaid carers/family members) who are awaiting support or input from the memory treatment service or seeking a diagnosis around their memory. Training/groups will provide support for the unpaid carer as well as the cared for person.

Who provides this?

  • Carers of West Lothian

Description

Carers of West Lothian are pleased to introduce MIST (Memory Information Support Team). This new project is ran in partnership with Cyrenians OPAL project, the Food Train, Generation Arts and NHS Lothian’s OPCMHT/Memory Treatment Service.

Providing practical and emotional support and information for those caring for somebody experiencing memory issues and possibly on a waiting list to get support or a diagnosis via the Memory Treatment Service at St John’s Hospital.

We do accept self-referrals also. For further information or to register with us, please contact us on the information provided.

Upon registering with Carers of West Lothian we will arrange to meet/discuss your needs and how we can best support you.

How do I access this?

Self-referrals and/or professional referrals from the Memory Treatment Service (referral form available for professionals on request)

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

  • Parking (free and paid)
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Monday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Contact Details

MIST (Memory Information Support Team)
Sycamore House, Quarrywood Court, Livingston, EH54 6AX

Social media:

Downloads


MIST Flyer
(231.43 KB pdf)


Types of support on offer:

Information and advice
Support in person

Type of services on offer:

Long term conditions/disabilities

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