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There are a number of activities and services in the London Borough of Barnet for people with dementia and their carers.

Activities

Barnet and North Finchley

Dementia Cafe

Dementia Cafe
St John's Parish Centre, Friern Barnet Road N11 3EQ. Every second Tuesday of the month from 2pm - 4pm. Dementia cafes are for people with dementia, or for those who are caring for someone with dementia.  Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information..

Dementia Cafe, Stephens House & Gardens (Avenue House) 17 East End Road, Finchley N3 3QE. Second Monday of every month from 2-4pm.

Dementia Cafe Finchley Memorial, Wednesdays 2-4pm,  Finchley Memorial Hospital, Granville Road, London N12 0JE. For people with dementia or those who are caring for someone with dementia. Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information..

Dementia Club UK at Finchley Memorial. Wednesdays 2-4pm. Finchley Memorial Hospital, Granville Road, London N12 0JE. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, each session aims to provide professional advice and information, gentle exercise to music and fun activities in a social atmosphere with cups of tea and coffee and lovely cakes.  Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information.

Dementia Club UK at Britannia Road Community Centre in North Finchley. Every Last Monday of every month from 2-4pm at 2 Britannia Road, North Finchley, N12 9RU. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, each session aims to provide professional advice and information, gentle exercise to music and fun activities in a social atmosphere with cups of tea and coffee and lovely cakes.  Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information.

Dementia Club UK John Keble Church, The Baden-Powell Centre, Deans Lane, Edgware HA8 9NT. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia.  Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information.

Edgware

The Leonard Sainer Centre for People Living with Dementia. Jack Block House, Rectory Lane, Edgware HA8 7LF. Monday- Thursday 9.30am - 3pm; Friday 9.30am - 1pm. Offers activities and care in this Jewish run centre, offering warm, friendly support. Contact 020 8951 3739 or email helplinej@care.org.

 

 

Friern Barnet

Memory Way Cafe. Betty and Asher Loftus Centre, Asher Loftus Way, Colney Hatch Lane N11 3ND. Monthly on a Thursday from 2-4pm. Regular social gatherings over tea and cake for people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, .A welcoming, sociable space, giving an opporunity for everyone to share similar experiences, stories and seek support and advice.  Call Theresa on 020 8203 0521. Nominal charge of £3.50 per person. Sam Beckman Centre for People Living with Dementia. Betty and Asher Loftus Centre, Asher Loftus Way, Colney Hatch Lane N11 3NDs. Monthly on a Thursday 9.30am - 3pm; Friday 9.30am - 1pm. Offers activities and care in this Jewish run centre, offering warm, friendly support. Contact 020 8951 3739 or email helplinej@care.org.

Golders Green

Golders Green Dementia Club UK in association with Rotary Club of Golders Green. Every second Monday 2-4pm. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, each session aims to provide professional advice and information, gentle exercise to music and fun activities in a social atmosphere with cups of tea and coffee and lovely cakes.  Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information.

Memory Way Cafe. Otto Schiff, Lime Avenue, Golders Green NW11 9TJ. Every fortnight on Thursday from 2.30-4.30pm. Regular social gatherings over tea and cake for people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, .A welcoming, sociable space, giving an opporunity for everyone to share similar experiences, stories and seek support and advice.  Call Susan on 020 8922 2294. Nominal charge of £3.50 per person.

Hendon

Dementia Club UK
Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, Hendon NW4 4AX. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, each session aims to provide professional advice and information, gentle exercise to music and fun activities in a social atmosphere with cups of tea and coffee and lovely cakes. The club is held on the last Thursday of every month 2-4pm. Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information.

Better Barnet - Dementia Club UK
Barnet Copthall Leisure Centre, Champions Way, Hendon, NW4 1PX. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, each session aims to provide professional advice and information, gentle exercise to music and fun activities in a social atmosphere with cups of tea and coffee and lovely cakes. The club is held on the first Thursday of every month 2-4pm. Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information.

Dementia friendly swimming
Barnet Copthall Leisure Centre, Champions Way, Hendon NW4 1PX. Every Tuesday 10.30am - 11.30am, £2.75 for those with dementia. Free for carers. Special sessions for people with dementia and their carers. Sessions are during quiet times with specially trained staff on hand to support you. They are designed to build confidence, help enjoy being in the pool as well as an opportunity to socialise with others in a similar situation. Email Barnet Prevention and Wellbeing Team or call them on 020 8359 2896 for more information.

Sam Beckman Centre - dementia 
29 Babington Road, Hendon NW4 4LD. The Sam Beckman Day Centre offers a programme of stimulating activities for people who have memory impairment and/or diagnosis of a type of dementia. Staff work in close partnership with volunteers, families and carers to offer a warm, friendly and Jewish environment. A high level of support is offered for up to 25 people a day. The centre operates from Monday to Friday from 9.30am - 3.15pm. Charges apply. Email the Sam Beckman Centre or call them on 020 8203 0521

Mill Hill

Dementia Cafe
The Eversfield Centre, 11 Eversfield Gardens, Mill Hill NW7 2AE. This is on the last Friday of the month 10.30am - 12.30pm. Dementia Cafes are for people with dementia, as well as those who are caring for someone with dementia. Email The Alzheimer's Society or call them on 020 3725 3001 for more information or to book.

Singing for the Brain
The Eversfield Centre, 11 Eversfield Gardens, Mill Hill NW7 2AE. This is on Thursday mornings from 10.30am - 12.30pm. A stimulating group activity for people in the early to moderate stage of dementia and their carers. Booking is essential. Email The Alzheimer's Society or call them on 020 3725 3001 for more information or to book.

New Barnet

Dementia Cafe
Friends Meeting House, 55 Leicester Road, New Barnet EN5 5EL. Third Monday of the month 2pm - 4pm. Dementia Cafes are for people with dementia, as well as those who are caring for someone with dementia. Email The Alzheimer's Society or call them on 020 3725 3001 for more information or to book.

Demenria Cafe Open Door, Open Door Centre, St Albans Road, Barnet EN5 4LA. Fourth Tuesday of the month 2pm - 4pm. Dementia Cafes are for people with dementia, as well as those who are caring for someone with dementia. Email The Alzheimer's Society or call them on 020 3725 3001 for more information or to book.

Dementia Club UK in association with Rotary Club of Barnet at St John's Church (United Reformed) New Barnet. Second Monday of the month at 2-4pm.Somerset Rd, New Barnet, EN5 1RH on the corner of Somerset and Mowbray Roads in a residential area close to Station Road, New Barnet. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, each session aims to provide professional advice and information, gentle exercise to music and fun activities in a social atmosphere with cups of tea and coffee and lovely cakes.  Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information. Link to venue - http://www.stjohnsnewbarnet.org.uk/map/ 

Whetstone

Dementia Club UK
Sha' arei Tsedek, 120 Oakleigh Road North, Whetsone N20 9EZ. First Monday of every month 2-4pm. For people with dementia, or those who are caring for someone with dementia, each session aims to provide professional advice and information, gentle exercise to music and fun activities in a social atmosphere with cups of tea and coffee and lovely cakes. Email Lisa Rutter or call her on 07956 858913 for more information.

Carers support groups

Hendon

Carers Support Group, Barnet Dementia Hub
1-5 Brampton Grove, Hendon NW4 4AE. Every Monday from 2pm - 3.30pm. Email The Alzheimer's Society or call them on 020 3725 3001 for more information or to book.

North Finchley

Carers Support Group, Community Networks
Barnet Carers Centre, Third Floor, Global House, 303 Ballards Lane N12 8NP. Every first Tueday of the month from 7pm - 8.30pm. Email The Alzheimer's Society or call them on 020 3725 3001 for more information or to book.

Carer Support Group, Finchley Memorial Hospital
- Last Thursday of the Month 10:30am-12:00pm Finchley Memorial Hospital, Granville Road, London N12 0JE. Email The Alzheimer's Society or call them on 020 3725 3001 for more information or to book.

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