Young Onset Dementia Sevices

Young Onset Dementia Specific Services in Worcestershire;

Als Café for younger people with dementia and their families (Alzheimer’s Society)
For people diagnosed under the age of 65 or living with probable diagnosis under the age of 65 and their family members and friends. The dementia café provides an opportunity to meet regularly in an informal, social environment to talk to other people living with dementia. The café also provides information about dementia, local services and practical information about living well with dementia.

Please come along where you will be given a very warm welcome.

For more information call Alzheimer’s Society on: 01905 621 887

Al’s Evesham LastTuesday 7.00pm-9.00pm Yates Court,Evesham WR11 DDN Co-ordinator – Joanna Weir 07865 089 180
Al’s Redditch LastWednesday 7.00pm-9.00pm Terry Spring Court,Redditch B98 7DJ Co-ordinator –Gill Read07803 116557
Al’sWorcester SecondMonday 7.00pm-9.00pm Sanctuary GroupChamber Court WR1 3ZQ Co-ordinator –Liz Comerford07725 220 422
Al’s Kidderminster Second Wednesday 7.00pm-9.00pm The Café, Severn Valley Railway Station, Kidderminster DY10 1QZ Co-ordinator – Maggie Parker 07803 220 421

 

ConnectED One to One Support Service for People living with Young Onset Dementia

This service is provided by Onside Advocacy and supports people who live with a diagnosis of dementia at a younger age to continue with enjoyable interests and activities. ConnectED will also support people to discover new interests. A mentor will be matched with you and your interests and will spend time with you based on an assessment of your needs and wishes.

You can contact Onside by;

Post: Onside Independent Advocacy, Williamson House, 14 Charles Street, Worcester, WR1 2AQ

Telephone 0844 248 9248 (locally charged rate)

Email connected@onside-advocacy.org.uk

Web www.onside-advocacy.org.uk

 

Connection Point

The Connection Point is a monthly opportunity for people affected by young onset dementia to come together with staff working in the different services in Worcestershire. We have activities including:

  • information and education
  • opportunities to have individual time with staff and
  • an information marketplace
  • complementary therapies
  • An alternative activity such as music, art or dance

Each month we have a different theme for our information and education sessions. You are welcome to come along to these meetings. Please see this flyer for more information.

The dates for the next meetings are;

  • October 22nd 2015
  • November 19th 2015
  • December 17th 2015
  • January 21st 2016
  • February 18th 2016
  • March 17th 2016