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Dementia Action Week

Regular Dementia Friendly Events

Sunflower Cafe

When: Every Monday, 10.30am-12pm

Venue: Ivy Room, Farnham Conservative Club, GU9 7SB

£2 suggested donation including tea, coffee & biscuits

A warm and welcoming group that meets for refreshments, chat and support for people living with dementia, their families and carers.

Information about Sunflower Cafe

Singing for the Mind

When: Every Monday (excluding bank holidays), 1.30pm (for refreshments) with singing hour 2pm-3pm

Venue: Cellar Bar at Farnham Maltings, GU9 7QR

£5 per person including tea, coffee & biscuits (with free place for a carer/accompanying adult)

Singing for the Mind welcomes people with dementia and their carers to join in with a lively and light-hearted hour of singing with Barbara Rayner; a chance to share memories and a love of songs of all styles from jazz and show-stoppers to gospel and folk all in a friendly and welcoming environment.

Information about Singing for the Mind. Tickets can be purchased in advance or on the day at Farnham Maltings or get in touch for more information (01252 745444).

Sponsored by Right at Home Guildford and Farnham Dementia Delay Programme

Cognitive Stimulation Group

Social therapy sessions for people living with dementia to keep your brain active.

When: Tuesdays

Call Mary Jordan on 07751 903252 to book

Dementia Social Walking Group

A friendly walking group going on short, social walks with the option of a discounted pub lunch available afterwards.

When: Wednesdays, 11.30am to 12.30pm

Venue:  meet at the Shepherd and Flock Car Park

Inclusive Cricket

When: Every Thursday, 12pm-1pm

Venue: Farnham Leisure Centre, GU9 7UD

£3 per person

Inclusive Cricket is a really easy and fun game which can work for people with different levels of mobility. It is fantastic for helping people get a bit of exercise, social interaction and fun.

Information about Inclusive Cricket

Dementia Friends Workshops

This is a one hour interactive workshop is for anyone who wants to know more about dementia and how everyone can take small steps to make our town more dementia friendly.

Regular Dementia Friends Workshops are held at Farnham Maltings by the Dementia Action Alliance. Visit the Farnham Maltings website to find the next sessions or email if you would be interested in arranging a Dementia Friends workshop for your own group or organisation.

Dementia Action Week

Farnham marks Dementia Action Week every May with activities which were aimed at people living with dementia and those who want to find out more information about dementia.

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