REGULAR ACTIVITIES ON THURSDAY.

SINGING FOR THE BRAIN - AN ALZHEIMER'S SOCIETY PROJECT

2.30 - 4 pm - 1st Thursday of the month

Location - Hexham Abbey Great Hall (above the café) Hexham NE46 3NB

Join us for the first half hour of socialising and refreshments - then singing for pleasure!

This is suited to people living with memory problems or early to moderate stages of dementia and their families and friends

Tel 01434 607 318

      01670 813 255

HALTWHISTLE MEMORY CAFÉ - EVERY 2ND THURSDAY.

10 - 12pm

Location: Community Room - Haltwhistle Hospital. NE49 9AJ

Come and join our friendly social group for coffee and craic, followed by an invited guest activity.

TEL -  Chris Jameson 07816 532 269

p.jameson051@btinternet.com

www.dementiasupport@haltwhistle.co.uk

COMMUNITY BUDDIES

Monday to Friday - Charges apply.

Location: at home - We work across Tynedale and include Crawcrook, Ryton,Greenside and Ponteland.

We provide companionship, respite transport,cooking and walking.

We offer these services to all age groups and abilities.

01661844456

Info.communitybuddies@gmail.com

www.communybuddies.com

COMMUNITY BUDDIES DAY CENTRE

10 - 3.30pm - Charges apply.

Location: Day Centre at Unit 19 Dene workshops, Stocksfield NE43 7BG.

This day centre offers a relaxing environment, and a full range of activities.

A hot two course meal is included along with snacks and refreshments throughout the day.

It is designed for vulnerable adults and those with dementia.

Booking in advance is required.

01661 844 456

info.communitybuddies@gmail.com

www.communitybuddies.com

FORUM CINEMA - DEMENTIA FRIENDLY SCREENINGS.

13.30 pm - 1st Thursday of the month.

Location: Forum Cinema - Market Place Hexham NE46 1XF


Turn the sound down a notch, keep the lights on low and encourage people to come and go as they want - (unallocated seating).

TEL 01434 601 144 - from 1.30pm  daily

www.forumcinema.com

SILVER SCREEN - CLASSIC FILMS

2.30 onwards - Every last Thursday of the month.

Location:  Hexham Abbey - North Transept NE46 3NB

Classic films with refreshments. All welcome

TEL - Hexham Abbey office - 01434 602 031

CORBRIDGE MEMORY CAFÉ.

10.30 - 12.30pm - 3rd Thursday of the month

Location: The Parish Hall, St Helens street, Corbridge, NE45 5BE.

Come along for a chat, a social, and to pick up information. No need to book - just drop in!

For people living with memory problems or dementia, and their family and friends.

TEL - Melvyn Stone 07803 955 148

m.stone113@btinternet.com

INSPIRED POTS

11 - 12.30 pm - 2nd Thursday of the month (school term time only)

Location - Inspired Pots, 6, Eastgate, Hexham NE46 1BH.

A contemporary paint-your-own ceramic studio, providing a friendly relaxed environment.

Ceramic items from £4 + studio fee £3.75 per artist - covers materials' glazing and firing assistance and a hot drink.

Suitable for anyone with dementia, brain illness or injury (accompanied) and their family and friends.

TEL - Niky - 01434 605 649

enquiries@inspiredpots.co.uk

www.inspiredpots.co.uk

LET'S GET GROWING

10.30 - 4.30 pm every Thursday

Location: The Peace Garden, Minsteracres Retreat Centre, Consett, DH8 9RT.

Fresh air, friendship and fun - gentle walks and gardening, nature based arts and crafts - cooking and preserving produce. Lunch is provided.

A mixed age, mixed needs group who enjoy the outdoors.

Minibus provision from Hexham, Corbridge and Riding Mill.

TEL - Ross Menzies 07762 244 381

         Katrina Padmore  07748 600 498

www.letsgetgrowing.co.uk

AQUA THERAPY - STUDIO POOL

2.35 - 3.20 pm

Location: Wentworth Leisure Centre, Wentworth Place, Hexham NE46 3PD.

Aqua therapy is designed to improve strength and balance. All are welcome.  Booking is required.

TEL - 01670 620 200

mthompson@activenorthumberland.org.uk

www.activenorthumberland.org.uk

WALKING FOOTBALL

12.15 - 2-15 pm

Location: Wentworth Leisure Centre, Wentwoth Place,Hexham, NE46 3PD

Walking football.

All welcome.

Times may vary during school holidays.

TEL - 01670 620 200

mthompson@activenorthumberland.org.uk

www.activenorthumberland.org.uk

KARBON HOMES SILVER TALK.

10 -4 pm

Location: Telephone service - Volunteers make the calls from Karbon Homes, Burn Lane, Hexham, NE46 3RU.

A free telephone befriending service, which gives people the opportunity to connect for regular social telephone chats , with our friendly, fully trained volunteers.

The service is designed for  carers.

Tel - 0800 164 0111

silvertalk@karbonhomes.co.uk

 

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