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Dementia

Information about Dementia support, services and activities available around the borough.

JUST FOR GENTS - Thursday Men's Group for over 65's

Cost: £6 for meals and a donation towards transport. Activities are free of charge.

 

 

Every Thursday, our lounge hosts a weekly men's group. 


Listed under:Gateshead Wide
Thursdays
10am until 3pm
Every week
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The Whinnies Community Gardens

Cost: Nil

We have been doing improvements over the winter. Added a new seating area. Extended the seaside garden. Our pergola has now been ordered.


Listed under:Gateshead Wide
Wednesdays, Saturdays
1.00pm to 4.00pm
Every week ,
1st week of the month
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Carers Cafe

Cost: No details given.

A cafe dedicated to carers at our centre in Highfield, Rowlands Gill. Join us for a cuppa, tasty treats and good company.


Listed under:Highfield
Thursdays
10am-1pm
Every week
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Tuesday Day Centre

Cost: £3.00 for transport. £3.40 for lunch and refershments.

We run our Tuesday group from 11am - 3pm) every week for people in the early stages of dementia or cognitive memory problems. Activities vary weekl


Listed under:Gateshead Wide
Tuesdays
11am - 3pm
Every week
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Over 50 Exercise - Gateshead Indoor Bowling Centre

Cost: £3.50

Light circuit – part of our LIFE after 50 program this light circuit class with low impact Cardio stations and light resistance and mobility exerci


Listed under:Bensham, Carrhill, Deckham, Low Fell, Sheriff Hill, Wrekenton
Tuesdays
10am
Every week
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Carers Trust Tyne and Wear Young Carer Service

We work with young carers and young adult carers living in Gateshead aged 5-25.

01207549780youngcarers@carerstrusttw.org.ukGateshead Wide
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Chopwell & Rowlands Gill Live at Home Scheme

We are a community based project offering support services to older people who are socially isolated or unable to get out and about as they used to

01207 549200 or 01207563825Rowlands Gill
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Community Buddies

Community Buddies

Community Buddies

http://www.communitybuddies.com

01661 844456info.communitybuddies@gmail.comBlaydon, Chopwell, Crawcrook, Ryton
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Dementia Cafe's

Dementia Cafe's are places where people with dementia, their families, friends or anyone with concerns or an interest in dementia can come al

01914777490gateshead@alzheimers.org.ukGateshead Wide
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Dementia Care Partnership

Aims/Objectives:  To enable people with dementia and other health related problems to remain in their communities and offer support to their carers

0191 217 1323admin@dementiacare.org.ukGateshead Wide
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News listed under Dementia

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Friendly February Action Calendar

This Friendly February Action Calendar has daily suggested actions to do throughout February 2018 to bring happiness to others and improve your rel

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My Dad, Well-being, Mindfulness and a New Life.

"My Dad, Well-Being, Mindfulness and a new life" is an inspirational and positive reflection and blog on dealing with illness, grief and mental hea

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Setting up a Peer Support Group

A resource pack on running a peer support group is available on the MIND website.

The pack includes information on-:

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Further improvements

We have continued to develop gardens. The Sunniside Rainbows have made fairy gardens in some old sinks. The seaside garden now has it's boat.

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Latest improvements

We recently were visited by teenagers from the National citizenship scheme who spent 2 days helping us with various jobs as part of their course.

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Regular Activities listed under Dementia

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Carers' Emergency Support Service

As a carer, you understandably want to do your best for the person you look after – but what happens if you are unexpectedly unable to care for the

Gateshead Wide
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Taxicard scheme

Nexus provides a TaxiCard scheme that can help people with mobility difficulties travel independently.  It allows them to travel with one of our ap

Gateshead Wide
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Assistive technology devices to help with everyday living

Find out how your organisation could benefit from dementia-friendly technology - for care homes, GPs, hospital discharge teams, CCGs, housing provi

Gateshead Wide
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Tips and advice for communicating with someone with dementia - factsheet

Dementia can make it hard for people to communicate, and this can be upsetting and frustrating for them and those around them.

Gateshead Wide
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Hate/Safe Reporting Centre

Gateshead Wide
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