Leading a healthy, active lifestyle will help to reduce your risk of developing dementia. See here for ways to improve your all-round health and wellbeing.
Alzheimer Café (Farnborough)
One evening per month in Farnborough, with a speaker each time focusing on different dimensions of dementia (3rd Friday of the month, 6pm to 9pm except August)
Alzheimer Café (Camberley)
Held on the third Monday of the month, from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
For more information visit: http://stmaryscamberley.org.uk/alzheimer-cafe/
Tel: 07719 080368
Alzheimer’s Society Blackwater Valley
Covers Hart and Rushmoor Districts. Services include dementia support worker, information and guidance. Singing for the Brain Group in Hartley Wintney and support groups in Aldershot, Fleet and Yateley.
Dementia-Forget Me Not Café, St John’s Church, Hartley Wintney – every Tuesday afternoon 14.00-16.00 for people with dementia and their carers – meet carers support professionals in an informal setting.
Tel: 01256 363 390 or 07900 240829.
Rushmoor Healthy Living
Delivering a variety of projects across the local community, working together with individuals, groups and companies with the aim of improving people’s health and wellbeing, whether through exercise and rehabilitation classes or through health education.
Andover Mind - Dementia Advice Service (Hart and Rushmoor)
Andover Mind helps people with dementia and their carers, family and friends to get the appropriate support from first diagnosis throughout their illness. They provide dementia advice services in Hart and Rushmoor; Basingstoke, Deane and Alton; Eastleigh, Winchester and Romsey as well as in Andover.
Tel: 01252 624808
The Royal British Legion / Dementia UK Admiral Nurses
The focus of the service is to maintain independence and improve the quality of life for carers and families of people living with dementia and to provide the practical advice they need. If you, or the person you are caring for, are serving or have ever served in the Armed Forces, we may be able to help.
website: click here
Tel: 02382 025787
Day Care Centres catering for people with dementia
Frogmore Day Care Centre – 01252 876055 (Mon – Fri - transport available)
Rosefield Day Centre for the Elderly , Odiham – 01256 393604 (Tues – Thurs – transport available), Hill House
Dementia Day Care Centre, Ewshot 01252 850236 (Mon-Fri).