Understandably many of the dementia-friendly musical activities and services listed on this map have been postponed, some have moved their offer virtually. Please contact the provider for further details.

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Memory Cafe

Gedling Homes run monthly Memory Cafe sessions on a Monday at St Andrew's House, Mapperley and on a Thursday at St George's Centre, Netherfield.

These sessions are for people living with dementia, their family and carers to get together and share experiences.

Benefits:
  • Lowers anxiety
  • Reduces loneliness
  • Lowers agitation
  • Improves memory
  • Improves cognitive skills
  • Involves carers
  • Self expression
  • Creative expression and stimulation
  • Cognitive stimulation
  • Motivation
  • Physical engagement
  • Social connections – supporting relationships
  • Maintenance or development of identity and self
  • Facilitating communication
  • Pleasure and enjoyment
  • Contributing to a creative outcome
Phases:
  • Living well
  • Pre-diagnosis
  • Diagnosis
  • Post diagnosis – early years
  • Post diagnosis – later years
Amenities:
  • Toilets
  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled access
  • Public transport

Type:

Live Music Performance/Entertainment - Individual

Date:

25-06-2020

Time:

14:00 to 16:00

Recurrence:

None

Contact:

Martin Curtis

Telephone:

0115 9051512

Email:

martin.Curtis@jigsawhomes.org.uk

Website:

Click here

Setting:

Community venue (village hall, library)