Blue Badges

Blue Badges


Please see link on details of the blue badge eligibility criteria now extended for people with hidden disabilities. Last year the Alzheimer’s Society consulted people affected by dementia to understand their experiences and used this feedback as part of the societies response to a government consultation on the Blue Badge Scheme. 


Alzheimer's Society Blue Badge information Link.


For details on how to apply for a blue badge for a person with dementia.


Do you need support?

Are you a carer or relative of someone with Dementia?

Do you need support?

We are starting a support group, both 1 to 1 and group sessions.

Please get in touch with us via dementiafriendlyilkleyaction [AT] gmail [DOT] com in the first place.

Get Advice

We all need support and help, see below for some of the organisations that offer it:

National Organisations with local support:
Alzheimer's Society
Information about dementia;  where local help can be found;  Support and advice questions for those living with dementia
Dementia Advisor, Alzheimer's Society Bradford & District
offers information about all aspects of living with dementia and supports people to access services.
Carers' Resource
For support and advice for carer's, not just of ethos living with dementia
Age UK Bradford
Information and advice for the elderly about dementia, carers, benefits, care, age discrimination and computer courses.

National Dementia Helpline 0300 222 1122

Local advice and support:
Community Action - Ilkley Office...

Read more: Get Advice

Local activities for those with dementia

We have lots of activities and in the local area for those living with dementia to get involved with. 
Whilst social distancing remains in place due to Covid-19 meetings will be suspended, please contact the individual organisers for more details

​Ilkley Area
Wellbeing Cafe Ilkley

A place for people with dementia, their families and carers to express themselves, have tea, cakes, and chat and socialise with others in a fun and supportive way
Every 2nd Tuesday and 4th Wednesday of each month, 1.30-3.30pm
Clarke Foley Centre, Cunliffe Road, Ilkley, LS29 9DZ
For further information contact The Alzheimer's Society, 01274 586008

Let's Sing Together
An opportunity for those with memory problems...

Read more: Local activities for those with dementia

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