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June 4 -10 2018
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Discover all the events taking places across the country during Dementia Awareness Week in 2018. We’ll be adding more events over the next few weeks. 

If you’d like to find out more about the events in your area please click on the most appropriate button below

Edinburgh, East & Fife

Dementia Awareness Stall Livingston

We’ll be at the Livingstone Designer Outlet. Come over and say hello, have a chat and find out more about dementia.

Organiser – Eileen Freeborn
Contact – 01506 533108 efreeborn@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4 June, 9am – 5pm

Address – Livingston Designer Outlet (Outside Pizza Express), Almondvale Avenue, Livingston, EH54 6QX

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Activity Taster Session Kirkcaldy

Come have a coffee or tea and find out more first-hand about the activities we run every month at our Dementia Resource Centre, there is something for everyone.

Organiser – Tracey Mowbray
Contact – tmowbray@alzscot.org, 01592 204541

Date & Time – 4 June, 10am – 12pm

Address – Fife Dementia Resource Centre, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1XF

Capacity – 100

Volunteer and Befriender Recruitment Event Leven

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer with Alzheimer Scotland or a Befriender? Find out everything you need to know on how you get involved and support our work.

Organiser – Linda Aitken or Yvonne Georgeson
Contactlaitken@alzscot.org, ygeorgeson@alzscot.org , 01592 204541

Date & Time – 5 June, 11am – 1pm

Address – Leven Library, 16 Durie Street, Leven KY8 4HE

Capacity – 50

Dementia Friends Stand Glenrothes

We’ll be at Lyon Square, come over and find out more about dementia, Dementia Friends and lots more.

Organiser – Ruth McCabe
Contactrmccabe@alzscot.org, 01592 204541

Date & Time – 6 June

Address – Lyon Square, Kingdom Centre, Glenrothes, KY7 5NR

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Friends Session Kirkcaldy

Take part in our free, interactive and informative training course that will provide you with an understanding of how to interact with people who have dementia.

Organiser – Faye Smart or Janine Adair
Contact – fsmart@alzscot.org, jadair@alzscot.org, 01592 204541

Date & Time – 6 June, 2pm – 3pm

Address – Fife Dementia Resource Centre, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1XF

Capacity – 50

Info stand: Befriender and Dementia Advisor Cupar

Find out more about dementia, the local support available in your community, as well as volunteer opportunities through the Befriender programme.

Organiser – Faye Smart or Linda Aitken
Contact – fsmart@alzscot.org, laitken@alzscot.org,01592 204541

Date & Time – 7 June, 10am – 12pm

Address – Cupar Old Parish Centre, Kirkgate, Cupar, KY15 5AL

Capacity – 50

Open event: Our news, your views Cupar

Find out what’s happening in your local area and how you can get involved.

Organiser – Gail McLeod or Yvonne Bruce
Contactgmcleod@alzscot.org, ybruce@alzscot.org, 01592 204541

Date & Time – 7 June, 10am – 12pm

Address – Cupar Old Parish Church, Kirkgate, Cupar, KY15 5AL

Capacity – 50

Info stand: Befriender and Dementia Advisor St. Andrews

We’ll be at the Byre Theatre on Thursday. Come over and say hello, have a chat and learn more about dementia.

Organiser – Tracey Mowbray
Contact – tmowbray@alzscot.org, 01592 204541

Date & Time – 7 June, 2pm – 4pm

Address – Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, St. Andrews, KY16 9LA

Capacity – 50

Dementia Friends session Dunfermline

Take part in our free, interactive and informative training course that will provide you with an understanding of how to interact with people who have dementia.

Organiser – Janine Adair
Contactjadair@alzscot.org, 01592 204541

Date & Time – 8 June, 11am – 12pm

Address – The Garage, Viewfield Centre, 2 Viewfield Terrace, Dunfermline, KY12 7 HZ

Capacity – 50

Drop-in Dementia Information session Edinburgh

Find out more about dementia and have a chat about the support services available for people living with dementia.

Organiser – Elizabeth Campbell
Contactecampbell@alzscot.org 

Date & Time – 4 June, 10am – 12pm

Address – The Prentice Centre, 1 Granton Mains Ave, Edinburgh EH4 4GA

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Awareness and Information Stall Edinburgh

Come say hello to us at Ocean Terminal and find out more about dementia.

Organiser – Elizabeth Campbell
Contactecampbell@alzscot.org 

Date & Time – 5 June, 10am – 4pm

Address – Ocean Terminal, Ocean Drive, Edinburgh, EH6 6JJ

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Information and Activity Taster Session Edinburgh

A technology and taster information session for people living with dementia and their families. Find out more about the information and support available, as well as hints and tips on making everyday technology dementia friendly.

Organiser – Elizabeth Campbell and Paula Frame
Contact – ecampbell@alzscot.org or pframe@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June, 11am – 1pm

Address – Meadowbank Church, 83 London Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5TT

Capacity – 60

Glasgow & West

Tea & Blether Helensburgh

Organiser – Victoria MacLeod
Details –  Tea & Blether
Contact – vmacleod@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June, 2pm – 4pm
Address – Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Resource Centre, 23-25 West Princes Street, Helensburgh, G84 8TF

Capacity – 25 

Open Day Helensburgh

Organiser – Victoria MacLeod
Details –  Open Day
Contact – vmacleod@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June, 10am – 4pm
Address – Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Resource Centre, 23-25 West Princes Street, Helensburgh, G84 8TF

Capacity – 25

Tea & Blether Helensburgh

Organiser – Victoria MacLeod
Details –  Tea & Blether
Contact – vmacleod@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June, 7pm
Address – Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Resource Centre, 23-25 West Princes Street, Helensburgh, G84 8TF

Capacity – 30

Dementia Friends Helensburgh

Organiser – Victoria MacLeod
Details –  Dementia Friends
Contact – vmacleod@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June, 10:30am – 11:30am

Address – Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Resource Centre, 23-25 West Princes Street, Helensburgh, G84 8TF

Capacity – 10 People

School Dance & Dementia Awareness Dumbarton

Organiser – Fiona Kane
Details –  School dance and dementia awareness
Contact – fkane@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June – 1pm

Address – St Peter’s Primary School, Howatshaws Road, Bellsmyre, Dumbarton, G82 3DR

Capacity – TBC

Tea Dance Dumbarton

Organiser – Lesley Cumming
Details –  Tea Dance
Contact – lcumming@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 8 June – 1pm

Address – Dumbarton Masonic Hall, 18 Church Street, Dumbarton, G82 1QQ

Capacity – TBC

Dementia Friends Helensburgh


Organiser
– Victoria MacLeod
Details –  Dementia Friends
Contact – vmacleod@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June, 2pm – 3pm

Address – Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Resource Centre, 23-25 West Princes Street, Helensburgh, G84 8TF

Capacity – 10

School Dance & Dementia Awareness Dumbarton

Organiser – Fiona Kane
Details –  School dance and dementia awareness
Contact – fkane@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June – 1pm

Address – St Peter’s Primary School, Howatshaws Road, Bellsmyre, Dumbarton, G82 3DR

Capacity – TBC

Tea Dance Dumbarton

Organiser – Lesley Cumming
Details –  Tea Dance
Contact – lcumming@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 8 June – 1pm

Address – Dumbarton Masonic Hall, 18 Church Street, Dumbarton, G82 1QQ

Capacity – TBC

Music and More: Cumnock and Doon Valley

Join us for music, dancing and support. Featuring extra special guest Christian, formerly known as Chris McClure.

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 4 June

Address – Cumnock and Doon Valley

Capacity – 200

Dementia Friends Session Kilmarnock

Take part in our free, interactive and informative training course that will provide you with an understanding of how to interact with people who have dementia.

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 4 June

Address – Kilmarnock Dementia Resource Centre, 8-12 College Wynd, Kilmarnock, KA1 1ND

Capacity – 50

Mens Group on Tour: Glasgow

Join the lads for a trip to the Riverside Museum of transport.

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 5 June

Address – Riverside Museum, 100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow, G3 8RS

Capacity – 30

Dementia Friends Session Kilmarnock

Take part in our free, interactive and informative training course that will provide you with an understanding of how to interact with people who have dementia.

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 5 June

Address

St Maurs Gardens, Vine Park Avenue, Kilmaurs, Kilmarnock, KA3 2SD

Capacity – 50

Walk the DAW Kilmarnock

Join staff, visitors and the local community on our walk to show our support for people living with dementia and raise awareness. Feel free to bring along your dogs too!

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 6 June

Address – St Maurs Gardens, Vine Park Avnue, Kilmaurs, Kilmarnock, KA3 2SD

Capacity – 200

A Celebration of Music and Song Kilmarnock

Musical Minds presents a day to remember – all welcome

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 6 June

Address – Kay Park Church, Kilmarnock, KA3 7AA

Capacity – 300

Blether and Extra Bite Kilmarnock

Join us for our usual homemade soup, sandwiches and so much more. We will have info and advice stands, professionals galore, giveaways and competitions and lots of friendly faces.

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 8 June

Address – Kilmarnock Dementia Resource Centre, 8-12 College Wynd, Kilmarnock, KA1 1ND

Capacity – 100

Clydesdale Bank Fundraising Finale Kilmarnock

The Clydesdale Bank Kilmarnock Branch Team will be finishing up their week of fundraising for Dementia Awareness Week. Join them for all the fun and hopefully you can win one of their amazing hampers.

Organiser – Helen Hollywood
Contact hhollywood@alzscot.org, 01563 542621

Date & Time – 9 June

Address – 30 The Foregate, Kilmarnock, KA1 1JH

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Café Airdrie

Pop in for a cup of a tea and a chat in a relaxed setting with people with a diagnosis and their families. Find out more about dementia and the support available from Alzheimer Scotland.

Organiser – Lorna Hart-Thomson
ContactLHart-Thomson@alzscot.org or 01698 539790

Date & Time – TBC

Address – One Wellwynd, 35 Wellwynd, Airdrie, ML6 0BN

Capacity – 20

Tea and Blether: HMP Shotts

A closed session at HMP Shotts – discussing and raising awareness of dementia.

Organiser – Lorna Hart-Thomson
ContactLHart-Thomson@alzscot.org or 01698 539790

Date & Time – 6 June, all day

Address – Canthill Road, Shotts ML7 4LE

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Café Wishaw

Pop in for a cup of a tea and a chat in a relaxed setting with people with a diagnosis and their families. Find out more about dementia and the support available from Alzheimer Scotland.

Organiser – Lorna Hart-Thomson
Contact – LHart-Thomson@alzscot.org or 01698 539790

Date & Time – 7 June, 10.30am – 12pm

Address – Corrigan’s Bar and Grill, Caledonian Road, Wishaw, ML2 8AR

Capacity – 30

Open Day & Coffee Morning Oban

Come along to the Oban Dementia Resource Centre to share a cuppa and have a chat while learning more about dementia. You can also find out more about the support we provide in the local community.

Organiser – Sue Pagan
Contactspagan@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4 June, 10am – 12:30pm

Address – Oban Dementia Resource Centre, 12 High Street, Oban, PA34 4BG

Capacity – 20

Open Day Tea and Blether Oban

Come along to the Oban Dementia Resource Centre to share a cuppa and have a chat while learning more about dementia. Home baking available – entry by donation.

Organiser – Sue Pagan
Contactspagan@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4 June, afternoon

Address – Oban Dementia Resource Centre, 12 High Street, Oban, PA34 4BG

Capacity – 20

Meet the Professionals Oban

Put your questions to those working to help support people living with dementia. Among those available to chat will be an OT, ST, a care provider, a support worker and an audiologist.

Organiser – Sue Pagan
Contactspagan@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June, 2pm – 4pm

Address – Oban Dementia Resource Centre, 12 High Street, Oban, PA34 4BG

Capacity – 20

Dementia Friends Oban

Take part in our free, interactive and informative training course that will provide you with an understanding of how to interact with people who have dementia.

Organiser – Sue Pagan
Contactspagan@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 8 June, 11am – 12pm

Address – Oban Dementia Resource Centre, 12 High Street, Oban, PA34 4BG

Capacity – 20

Dementia: Connecting through Arts & Culture Greenock

A discussion about the ways in which the creative arts can enable self-expression for persons living with dementia

Organiser – Sean Caulfield
ContactSCaulfield@AlzScot.org

Date & Time – 4 June, 1:30pm – 3pm

Address – Beacon Arts Centre, Custom House Quay, Greenock, PA15 1HJ

Capacity – 125

Highlands & Islands

Dementia Awareness Ball Shetland

More information coming soon.

Organiser – Anne Williamson

Contact – awilliamson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – TBC

Address – location TBC
Capacity – 200

Tea & Blether Portree

Let’s have a chat about dementia over a cuppa and make sure nobody faces dementia alone.

Organiser – Diane Smith

Contact – 01478 613450

Date & Time – 2 June, 11am – 2pm

Address – Pop Up Cafe at Portree Community Library, Viewfield Road, Portree
Capacity – N/A

North East, Orkney & Shetland

Concert and Information Session Stonehaven

Get together, enjoy the concert and find out more about dementia as well as the support available in the local community.

Organiser – Sarah Duff

Contact – sduff@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 31 May, 1-3pm

Address – Invercarron Resource Centre, Low Wood Road, Stonehaven, AB39 2LJ

Capacity – 50

Concert and Information Session Aboyne

Get together, enjoy the concert and find out more about dementia as well as the support available in the local community.

Organiser – Sarah Duff

Contact –  sduff@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 1 June, 1-3pm

Address – Bonty Court. Station Square, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB34 5JG

Capacity – 50

Coffee Morning and Information Session Stonehaven

Get together have a blether and find out more about dementia.

Organiser – Sarah Duff

Contact –  sduff@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June, 10.30 – 11.30am

Address – Invercarron Resource Centre, Low Wood Road, Stonehaven, AB39 2LJ

Capacity – 100

Pop Up Dementia Café Aberdeen

Have a coffee and a chat at our Aberdeen Resource Centre.

Organiser – Lesley Gray

Contact –  lgray@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June, 10.30 – 11.30am

Address – Aberdeen Dementia Resource Centre, 13-15 King St, Aberdeen AB24 5AA

Capacity – 40

Dementia Friends Session Aberdeen

Take part in our free, interactive and informative training course that will provide you with an understanding of how to interact with people who have dementia. We’re hoping to hold one of the largest Dementia Friends sessions ever!

Organiser – Lesley Gray

Contact –  lgray@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 8 June, 1-3pm

Address – Robert Gordon University, Garthdee House, Garthdee Rd, Aberdeen AB10 7AQ

Capacity – 200

Dementia Friends Session Westhill

Take part in our free, interactive and informative training course that will provide you with an understanding of how to interact with people who have dementia.

Organiser – Sarah Geoghegan

Contact sgeoghegan@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June

Address – Westhill Library, Westhill Drive, Westhill, Skene, AB32 6FY

Capacity – 25

South of Scotland

Dementia Friendly Film Screening Dumfries

Free dementia friendly film screening of Iris. Relaxed viewing with added comfort break. Followed by questions and answers with Consultant Psychiatrist Fraser Gibb, Alzheimer Scotland’s Dementia Advisor and Link Worker and Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Nurse Consultant. Refreshments will be available.

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact – gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June- 10:30am

Address – Burns Theatre, Mill Road, Dumfries, DG2 7BE
Capacity – 50

Daytime Disco Dumfries

Join in our dementia friendly daytime disco and boogie the day away.

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact –  gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June, 11am – 1pm

Address – Aberdour Hotel, 16-20 Newall Terrace, Dumfries DG1 1LW

Capacity – 30

‘This is Me’ Awareness Cargenbridge

Get in touch for more details.

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact –  gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June, 10am – 4pm

Address – Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary, A74, Cargenbridge, Dumfries, DG2 8RX

Capacity – 30

Dementia Friendly Film Screening Dumfries

Free dementia friendly film screening of Iris. Relaxed viewing with added comfort break. Followed by questions and answers with Consultant Psychiatrist Fraser Gibb, Alzheimer Scotland’s Dementia Advisor and Link Worker and Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Nurse Consultant. Refreshments will be available.

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact – gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June- 10:30am

Address – Burns Theatre, Mill Road, Dumfries, DG2 7BE
Capacity – 50

Daytime Disco Dumfries

Join in our dementia friendly daytime disco and boogie the day away.

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact –  gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June, 11am – 1pm

Address – Aberdour Hotel, 16-20 Newall Terrace, Dumfries DG1 1LW

Capacity – 30

‘This is Me’ Awareness Cargenbridge

Get in touch for more details.

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact –  gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June, 10am – 4pm

Address – Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary, A74, Cargenbridge, Dumfries, DG2 8RX

Capacity – 30

Information Session Kelso

Join us for our free information session to find out more about to dementia.

Organiser – Jacqui Ramage

Contact – jramage@alzscot.org 

Date & Time – 4 June, 10am – 2pm

Address – Kelso Library, Bowmont Street, Kelso, TD5 7JH
Capacity – N/A

Information Session Melrose

We’ll be at the Borders General Hospital providing dementia information and support. Come over and say hello.

Organiser – Christine Proudfoot

Contact –   01896 827 105

Date & Time – 4 June, 10am – 4pm

Address – Borders General Hospital, Huntlyburn, Melrose, TD6 9BS

Capacity – N/A

Information and Open Day Galashiels

Come along and find out more about the support provided at the Galashiels Day Unit or learn more about dementia. All welcome

Organiser – Lesley Elliot

Contact –   01896 754 466

Date & Time – 4 June, 10am – 4pm

Address – Galashiels Day Unit, 10 Sime Place, Galashiels, TD1 1ST

Capacity – N/A

Open Day and Information Session Peebles

Find out more about the support provided at the Firholm Day Unit and learn more about dementia. All welcome.

Organiser – Lesley Elliot

Contact –   01896 754 466

Date & Time – 5 June, 10am – 4pm

Address – Firholm Day Unit, Innerleithen Road, Peebles, EH45 8BD

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Information Session Galashiels

We’re hosting an information stand at Tesco in Galashiels, providing dementia information and support. Come over and say hello.

Organiser – Lisa Forbes

Contact –   01896 827 105

Date & Time – 5 June, 10am – 2pm

Address – Tesco, Paton Street, Galashiels, TD1 3AT

Capacity – N/A

Tea and Blether Kelso

Get together, have a blether and find out more about dementia.

Organiser – Caroline Hughes

Contact –   01573 227 800

Date & Time – 5 June

10am – 12.30pm &  2pm – 3.30pm

Address – Poynder View Day Unit, Inch Road, Kelso, TD5 7JP

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Information Session Melrose

Come along  to Melrose Library to find out more about dementia and the support we provide.

Organiser – Jacqui Ramage

Contact – jramage@alzscot.org 

Date & Time – 6 June, 10am – 1pm

Address – Melrose Library, 18 Market Square, Melrose, TD6 9PN

Capacity – N/A

Tea and Blether Eyemouth

Join us for coffee, cakes and a chat, while finding out more about dementia.

Organiser – Amanda Thom

Contact –   01573 226 760

Date & Time – 6 June, 9am – 12pm

Address – Eyemouth Community Centre, Albert Road, Eyemouth, TD14 5DE

Capacity – 20

Dementia Information Session Kelso

Find out more about dementia, the support available or just come and hello. 

Organiser – Jacqui Ramage

Contact –   jramage@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 8 June, 9am – 11am

Address – Mayfield Garden Centre, Glebe Lane, Kelso, TD5 7UP

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Information Session Galashiels

We’ll be at Asda in Galashiels with lots of information about dementia, come over and say hello.

Organiser – Lisa Forbes

Contact –   01896 827 105

Date & Time – 7 June, 10am – 2pm

Address – Asda, Currie Road, Galashiels, TD1 2AG

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Information Session Coldstream

We’ll be at the Coldstream Medical Practice giving out information on dementia. Come over, say hello and find out more. 

Organiser – Amanda Thom

Contact –   01573 226 760

Date & Time – 8 June, 10am – 1pm

Address – Coldstream Medical Practice, Kelso Road, Coldstream, TD12 4LQ

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Information Session Selkirk

Come along to the Selkirk Library to talk about dementia and find out more about support. 

Organiser – Lisa Forbes

Contact –   01896 827 105

Date & Time – 7 June, 10am – 2pm

Address – Selkirk Library, Ettrick Terrace, Selkirk, TD7 4LE

Capacity – N/A

Open Day and Information Session Hawick

All welcome at the Westport Day Unit – find out more about the support available and have a chat about dementia. 

Organiser – Lesley Robertson

Contact –   01450 378028

Date & Time – 6 June, 10.30am – 2pm

Address – Westport Day Unit, Hawick Community Hospital, Hawick, TD9 7AH

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Friends Coffee Morning St Boswells

We’ll be at the Coldstream Medical Practice giving out information on dementia. Come over, say hello and find out more. 

Organiser – Simon Wallace

Contact –   simonwallace@alzscot.org 

Date & Time – 9 June, 10am – 11.30am

Address – St Boswells Church Hall, Jenny Moore’s Road, St Boswells, TD6 0AA

Capacity – N/A

Dementia Information Session Duns

Find out more about dementia, learn more information or just have a chat – we’ll be at the Co-op in Duns.

Organiser – Vivian Watson

Contact –   01573 227 760

Date & Time – 5 June, 10am – 1pm

Address – Duns Co-op, Newtown Street, Duns, TD11 3DT

Capacity – N/A

Information Session Eastriggs

We’ll be at the Devils Porridge Museum all week, raising awareness of dementia. Come say hello and find out more.

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact – gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4-10 June

Address – The Devils Porridge Museum, Annan Rd, Eastriggs DG12 6TF
Capacity – N/A

Inter-pub Quiz Lockerbie

More details to follow – check back soon!  

Organiser – Graham Glendinning

Contact –  gglendinning@alzscot.org

Date & Time – TBC

Address – The Brig Inn, 35 Bridge St, Lockerbie, DG11 2HE

Capacity – N/A

Tayside & Central Scotland

Tea and Blether Arbroath

Come along to the Angus Dementia Resource Centre to share a cuppa and have a chat while learning more about dementia.

Organiser – Lindsay Shaw

Contactlshaw@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June – 10am – 12PM

Address – Angus Dementia Resource Centre, 262 High Street, Arbroath, DD11 1JE
Capacity – 20

Drop-in Dementia Café and Information session Arbroath

Pop in for a cup of a tea and a chat in a relaxed setting with people with a diagnosis and their families. Find out more about dementia and the support available from Alzheimer Scotland.

Organiser – Lindsay Shaw

Contactlshaw@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June – 2pm – 3:30PM

Address – St. Andrew’s Parish Church Hall, 21 Hamilton Green, Arbroath DD11 1JG
Capacity – 30

Kolourful Karaoke Arbroath

More details to follow soon.

Organiser – Lindsay Shaw

Contactlshaw@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 8 June – 2:30pm – 4:30PM

Address – Angus Dementia Resource Centre, 262 High Street, Arbroath, DD11 1JE
Capacity – 20

Dementia Awareness Open Garden Forfar

More details to follow soon.

Organiser – Lindsay Shaw

Contactlshaw@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June – 2pm – 3:30PM

Address – 36 Lochside Road, Forfar, DD8 3JD
Capacity – N/A

Dementia Café Dundee

Pop in for a cup of a tea and a chat in a relaxed setting with people with a diagnosis and their families. Find out more about dementia and the support available from Alzheimer Scotland.

Organiser – Nadia Sutherland or Wendy Rankin

Contactnsutherland@alzscot.org or wrankin@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4 June

Address – Dundee Dementia Resource Centre, 9 Morgan Street, Dundee, DD4 6QE
Capacity – 30

Library Dementia Peer Support Dundee

Gain support from Alzheimer Scotland support staff as well as sharing experiences with those with a diagnosis and their families.

Organiser – Nadia Sutherland or Wendy Rankin

Contactnsutherland@alzscot.org or wrankin@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June – 10:30am – 12PM

Address – Central Library, Wellgate, Dundee DD1 1DB
Capacity – 20

The Garden Club Stenhousemuir Monday session

Enjoy gardening but need support to keep up this interest? Come along and share your knowledge and skills – plus a chance for a cuppa and a blether. Up to 4 people with dementia can attend during one session in our heated garden workshop, as there is supervision from our resident gardener, Julie.

Organiser – Justine Davidson

Contactjdavidson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4 June – 10am – 12PM

Address – The Maples, 33 Johnston Avenue, Stenhousemuir, Larbert, FK5 4JZ
Capacity – 4

The Garden Club Stenhousemuir Friday session

Enjoy gardening but need support to keep up this interest? Come along and share your knowledge and skills – plus a chance for a cuppa and a blether. Up to 4 people with dementia can attend during one session in our heated garden workshop, as there is supervision from our resident gardener, Julie.

Organiser – Justine Davidson

Contactjdavidson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 8 June – 10am – 12pm

Address – The Maples, 33 Johnston Avenue, Stenhousemuir, Larbert, FK5 4JZ
Capacity – 4

Drop-In Dementia Café Falkirk

Join us for our drop-in café – meet other people living with dementia. Our café also provides a gentle introduction for people with dementia, accompanied by their carer, to meet the staff and familiarise yourselves with what support is available. A member of our staff is always on hand to answer any questions. All welcome.

Organiser – Justine Davidson

Contactjdavidson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 7 June – 10am – 12PM

Address – Central Perk (formerly Baristas) Coffee House, Grahams Road, Falkirk, FK1 1LW
Capacity – 20

Musical Memories Falkirk

Join us for our monthly singing group. Our members are people living with dementia and their carers. No singing experience is necessary to join in with this group. Please call to register your interest. Cost is £1.

Organiser – Justine Davidson

Contactjdavidson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4 June – 11:30am – 12:30PM

Address – St Xavier’s Church Hall, 1 Hope St, Falkirk FK1 5AT
Capacity – N/A

Bowling and Walking Group Falkirk area

Do you enjoy group activities? Join us for our weekly 10 pin bowling/walking group. A small group of people with dementia and their carers meet weekly to enjoy a game of 10 pin bowling, or a walk and a chat dependent on weather. (No experience of bowling is needed). One of our support workers is on hand to enable a limited number of people with dementia to attend without their carer.

Organiser – Justine Davidson

Contactjdavidson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June – 11:30am – 12:30pm

Address – Contact organiser for more information
Capacity – N/A

Musical Memories Stirling

Join us for our monthly singing group. Our members are people living with dementia and their carers. No singing experience is necessary to join in with this group. Please call to register your interest.

Organiser – Justine Davidson

Contactjdavidson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 5 June – 1:30pm – 3pm

Address – Musical Memories, Alva Parklands, 192 West Stirling Street, Alva, FK12 5BG
Capacity – 20

Brain Gym Sauchie

The Brain Gym helps take elements of Cognitive Stimulation Therapy and offer people living with dementia the opportunity to attend a 10 week programme promoting wellbeing, maintains skills, and supports self-management. The Brain Gym takes place every week – please call to register your interest. £5 per session.

Organiser – Anne Christian

Contactachristian@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 4 June – 10:30am – 12:30PM

Address – Clackmannanshire Community Health Care Centre, Day Therapy Unit, Parkhead Road, Sauchie, FK10 3JQ
Capacity – N/A

Brain Gym Camelon

The Brain Gym helps take elements of Cognitive Stimulation Therapy and offer people living with dementia the opportunity to attend a 10 week programme promoting wellbeing, maintains skills, and supports self-management. The Brain Gym takes place every week – please call to register your interest. £5 per session.

Organiser – Anne Christian

Contactachristian@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June – 1pm – 3PM

Address – Camelon Education Centre, Abercrombie Street, Camelon, Falkirk FK1 4HA
Capacity – N/A

Dementia Café Alloa

Join us for our drop-in café – meet other people living with dementia. Our café also provides a gentle introduction for people with dementia, accompanied by their carer, to meet the staff and familiarise yourselves with what support is available. A member of our staff is always on hand to answer any questions. All welcome.

Organiser – Justine Davidson

Contactjdavidson@alzscot.org

Date & Time – 6 June – 11:30pm – 12:30pm

Address – Dnisi Coffee House, 18 High Street, Alloa, FK10 1JE
Capacity – 20

Open Day Stenhousemuir

Come along and meet the staff and volunteers and see our newly refurbished Day Care Centre. Tea, coffee, home baking and plants for sale.

Organiser – Fay Godfrey

ContactFGodfrey@Alzscot.org

Date & Time – 9 June – 10am – 2PM

Address – The Maples, 33 Johnston Avenue, Stenhousemuir, FK5 4JZ
Capacity – N/A