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
Monday to Friday - Charges apply.
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
FORUM CINEMA - DEMENTIA FRIENDLY SCREENINGS.
13.30 pm - 1st Thursday of the month.
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
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
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
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