DementiaRoadmap

Helping primary care to support people with dementia

Group Type: Activity / social group

Activity and social groups help people living with dementia to remain active, occupied and engaged with others. Many interests, hobbies and pastimes that have been enjoyed can continue with support or with adjustments and can include movement and exercise, creative arts, culture and religion.

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  • Dementia AdventureDementia Adventure is a registered charity dedicated to supporting people with dementia to get outdoors, connect with nature, themselves and their community, and retain a sense of adventure in their lives.Unit 11, Old Park Farm, Main Road, Ford End, Essex, CM3 1LN01245 237548 http://www.dementiaadventure.co.uk/
  • Engage & CreateEngage & Create is a not-for-profit organisation that uses creativity and conversation to improve the quality of life for people with dementia and those that care for them.Brighton, UKhttp://www.engageandcreate.com
  • ThriveThrive is the leading charity in the UK using gardening to change the lives of disabled people. Thrive run structured programmes of activities for people with dementia which focus on positive reminiscence, re-connecting with others including friends and family and gentle appropriate exercise and cognitive stimulationThe Geoffrey Udall Centre, Beech Hill, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 2AT0118 988 5688http://www.thrive.org.uk/
  • The Tuesday ClubActivity groups give people affected by dementia the opportunity to take part in structured activities. Run by a facilitator who encourages and supports people to take part the groups are also a chance to relax and socialise.United Reformed Church, Woodmansterne Lane, Banstead, SM7 3EX01932 855582
  • Surrey Heath Wellbeing CentreThe main centre which the wellbeing centre is attached to provides day care for pensioners of the borough including a bathing service two course hot lunch and a programme of activities and entertainment.Windle Valley Centre, Park Street, Bagshot, GU19 5AQ01276 479185http://new.surreycc.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support-for-adults/health-and-wellbeing/mental-health/wellbeing-centres#surreyheath
  • Peer support groupThe peer support group gives people the opportunity to meet with others who understand some of what they are going through. Run by a facilitator the sessions offer a chance to ask questions get information and share experiences in a safe and supportive environment.The Key Centre, Elvetham Heath, Fleet, GU51 1HA01256 363393http://www.alzheimers.org.uk
  • GimmmicksThe peer support group gives people the opportunity to meet with others who understand some of what they are going through. Run by a facilitator the sessions offer a chance to ask questions get information and share experiences in a safe and supportive environment.Bradbury Centre Smiles Place, Lavender Road, Woking, GU22 8BJ01932 855582http://www.alzheimers.org.uk/
  • Epsom Walking GroupA monthly walking group for people with early stage dementia who have insight into their condition and are physically able.The Rubbing House, Epsom Downs, Epsom, KT18 5LJ01932 855582
  • The Conservatory ClubRun by the Mid Surrey Dementia Care Trust the club is a facilitated self-help club providing a stimulating environment for those with memory difficulties and respite for those who care for them. Fairfield Day Centre, Swan Court, 34 Leret Way, High Street, Leatherhead, KT22 8AH01372 376058http://www.midsurreydementiacare.co.uk/
  • Activity groupActivity groups give people affected by dementia the opportunity to take part in structured activities. Run by a facilitator who encourages and supports people to take part the groups are also a chance to relax and socialise.Bourne Court Manor Road, Aldershot, GU11 3DG01256 363393http://www.alzheimers.org.uk
  • Arts 4 DementiaArts 4 Dementia helps develop activities at arts venues to re-energise and inspire people in the early stages of dementia and their carers. The Music Base, King's Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG020 7520 1492https://www.arts4dementia.org.uk/
  • The Reader OrganisationThe Reader Organisation is a charitable social enterprise working to connect people with literature through shared reading. The older people and dementia work programme uses shared reading to improve quality of life and care for people living with dementia and their carers.Calderstones Mansion House, Calderstones Park, Liverpool, L18 3JB0151 729 2200http://www.thereader.org.uk/
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