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Dementia can be challenging and isolating. We run regular activities both for those suffering from dementia and those who care for someone affected.

Enjoying a coffee and a chat with companions in a cafe

Our activities give the opportunity for carers and those with dementia to meet, make friends and support each other in a friendly and welcoming environment. Take a look below at our current programme.

Ashby

Activities to support those with early dementia and their carers.

Ashby Dementia Singing Group

A fun & relaxed group led by Catherine, an Experienced Music Therapist, for those with any stage of dementia & their carer/s.

You will be welcomed with a cuppa & biscuit & friendly smiles. No need to book, just come along.

Held at Ashby Methodist Church Hall, Burton Road, LE65 2LP (ramp entrance from COOP car park / parking £1 or Blue Badge Holders Free)

Spring / Summer sessions are on alternate Tuesday afternoons  1.30 -3pm  starting April 23rd  until July 30th 2019. (Please note there is no session on July 16th)

For more information contact Mel Howell on 01530 833000 / mel.howell@ageukleics.org.uk  or Catherine on 07908 774 247

Click Here For the Spring/ Summer dates Flyer.

Charnwood

Activities to support those with early dementia and their carers.

Activities include dementia walks and seated exercise. For details or to register interest please contact,

Jeanette Silver
01509 260 327
Mon, Weds & Thurs 
09:00 - 16:30

Hinckley area

Activities to support those with early dementia and their carers.

Activities include art, crafts, games and sing along sessions which take place in Hinckley, Newbold Verdon and Desford.

Join us for one of the sessions below, we would love to see you there:

Newbold Verdon:
Forget Me Not Café- First Thursday of each month, Newbold Verdon Library LE9 9NP 10.30 to 12.00.

Desford:
Forget Me Not café- Third Thursday of each month, St Martins Church Hall, Desford LE9 9GR, 10.30 to 12.00.

For more information contact, 

Kate Webb
01455 619 519
kate.webb@ageukleics.org.uk
Mon to Thurs,
10:00 - 13:00

Oakham

Rutland Carers Support Group

This group is suitable for anyone who cares for someone with a long-term illness e.g. M.S, Dementia, Stroke etc. Meeting on the 2nd Monday of the month, the group is held at the Community Rooms at St John and St Anne, 2:00pm - 3:30pm.

A packed programme of speakers and activities is offered to cater to all tastes, including a lunch trip out. For more information contact,

Amanda Bellamy
01572 822 171
amanda.bellamy@ageukleics.org.uk
Mon, Tues & Thurs
09:00 - 16:00

Uppingham

Uppingham Drop In Café

This café is for carers and cared for people in Rutland. Come along and have a drink and a chat or take part in one of the activities on offer. Meeting on the 1st Monday of every month at Gerrard Court, Johnson Road,1.15pm - 3pm.

For further information contact,

Sarah Ball
01572 824048 or 07739 630661
sarah.ball@ageukleics.org.uk
Mon and Weds
9:00 - 15:30