Memory Cafe Plus+

WELCOME TO THE MEMORY CAFE

For those affected by memory loss or dementia and their carers

Join friendly faces at Memory Cafe Plus+

1st and 3rd Monday of the month (excluding Bank Holidays) from 2.00 to 4.00pm.

Venue: All Saints Church Centre, Emscote, Warwick CV34 5NJ

Free parking on site

Fully accessible facilities

Delicious refreshments

Contact 07507 646030

A good place to make friends and trusting relationships A chance for informal sharing and learning for the journey Or simply come and enjoy time and space for yourself

Below: ‘Shibori’ – Japanese tie-dye and other art sessions are led by artist/therapist Ceri; getting into the Christmas spirit; music and song bring back memories

Catering for both the ‘carer’ and the ‘cared for

For the carer

Advice sessions (one to one, in a group) led by relevantly trained professionals

Visiting speakers on a range of useful topics

For the cared for

A variety of reminisence activities linked with eg music, gentle exercise, art…offered with a gentle and sensitive approach

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT MEMORY CAFE PLUS+

‘I really valued the session with the social worker at the Cafe.  It felt safe and she listened well to me.’

‘Going to the Cafe has been a help to my wife and me. We now have confidence to go out socially again.’

‘I love the chair exercises – such fun singing along with the music!’

Memory Café PLUS+

In friendly partnership with other local dementia services.  Working within government dementia strategy guidelines  for community services.

Contacts

See above or contact All Saints’ church office: allsaints.emscote@outlook.com     01926 492073       www.allsaintsemscote.home.blog

FURTHER LINKS

Alzheimers Society – the UK’s leading dementia support and research charity

Dementia UK – helping families face dementia