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Events and dates for your diaries in 2019

1st – 31st May Greater Manchester Walking Festival 

https://gmwalking.co.uk/ Offering over 400 free guided walks, taking place throughout May. Printed copies of the festival brochure, which will have details of all the walks, are available in TfGM Travelshops and our office in Merseyway. 

Download the full festival brochure here.

8th May - Travel Club Coffee Afternoon 2pm – 4pm
At the Hat Works Café Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK3 0EU
Come and find out about the Travel Club and our day trips

13th – 20th May – Dying Matters Week
Every year in May, Dying Matters and its coalition members host an Awareness Week. This gives an unparalleled opportunity to place the importance of talking about dying, death and bereavement firmly on the national agenda.

20th- 26th May – Dementia Action Week
The goal of Dementia Action Week is to encourage people to take action to improve the lives of those affected by dementia, working to create a dementia-friendly UK where those with dementia do not feel excluded.

Monday 21st May– Dementia drop in at The Kitchen 11am – 1pm
Graylaw House, Chestergate, Stockport, SK1 1LZ
A friendly group who get together to share support, meet new people, offer guidance and information with one another. Free to attend. Drinks and food can be bought from the café.

Tuesday 21st May - Open Day at No Limits, Friendship Group 1pm- 3pm
At Queens Court, Marple SK6 6BS.
A great place to enjoy a chat and a cuppa, and to get help and support. Come and take part in various activities in a warm, safe and friendly environment. So please come along, we look forward to seeing you there!

Wednesday 22nd May - Coffee Morning at the Carousel - 10.30am – 12.00pm
158 Reddish Rd, Stockport SK5 7HR
Come and join us for a free coffee and cake and a trip down memory lane at the Carousel Pub. Pub games and reminiscence or just come for a chat and find out about Age UK Stockport.

Thursday 23rd May Cheadle Dementia Showcase Event - 2pm – 4pm and repeated at 7pm – 9pm
The event is being held in the Moseley Room, The Upper Room, Back Massie Street, Cheadle, SK8 1DW. Access from the car park, next door to Tesco Express
Meet people with shared life experiences and organisations that may be appropriate to support you. This event is for people looking for care services for themselves or their family.
This is a ticketed event. To book, go to EventBright.co.uk and search for Cheadle Dementia Showcase Event or call St Mary’s Church Office on 0161 4288050

24th May - Travel Club Coffee Afternoon 2pm – 4pm
At the Hat Works Café Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK3 0EU
Come and find out about the Travel Club and our day trips

28th May - Reddish (http://re-dish.org) Health and Wellbeing Day 12- 4pm
Bairstow Community Centre, 2 Rupert Street, Reddish, Stockport, SK5 6DL.

1st- 7th June - Volunteers Week https://volunteersweek.org/
‘Thank you’ to all Age UK Stockport’s Volunteers

5th June – Volunteer Open Day 10.30 – 4pm
At Stockport Library, Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK1 3RS
Come along and find out about the volunteering opportunities at Age UK Stockport and other organisations.

5th June - Travel Club Coffee Afternoon 2pm – 4pm
At the Hat Works Café Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK3 0EU
Come and find out about the Travel Club and our day trips

10th - 16th June - Carers Week https://www.carersweek.org/
Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.

15th June – World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

21st June - Travel Club Coffee Afternoon 2pm – 4pm
At the Hat Works Café Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK3 0EU
Come and find out about the Travel Club and our day trips

3rd July - Travel Club Coffee Afternoon 2pm – 4pm
At the Hat Works Café Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK3 0EU
Come and find out about the Travel Club and our day trips

19th July - Travel Club Coffee Afternoon 2pm – 4pm
At the Hat Works Café Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK3 0EU
Come and find out about the Travel Club and our day trips

28th July – Stockport Pride 11am – 6pm http://www.stockportpride.co.uk/
Stockport Market Place
Celebrating Stockport's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* Community