Dementia and Mental Health Services for Older People

The Belfast Trust provides services which help promote and maintain the mental health of older people.  Information advice and support is available to you or your relative if you are experiencing problems or have concerns about your memory or mental health. We do this by providing a range of services:

Are you a carer? – find out more about how Belfast Trust can support you 

Read the Resource Booklet: Communication - People Living with Dementia


Single Point Referral

We offer a single contact number/point for all outpatient referrals to the Belfast Psychiatry of Old Age (POA) the Community Mental Health Team for Older People (CMHTOP) the Home Treatment Team for people over 65 years (HTT) and the Dementia Navigators service.

Find out more about the single point referral here.


Would you be interested in helping beat dementia?

Dementia Research is a service which allows people to register their interest in national dementia research, helping people with dementia and their carers.

You can register online, by phone or by post.

Sign up at www.joindementiareseach.nihr.ac.uk