Day services and other activities to provide support, rehabilitation and develop your skills
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Arts 4 Dementia helps develop activities at arts venues to re-energise and inspire people in the early stages of dementia and their carers. Check our website for details of events throughout Dorset.
- Arts 4 Dementia: 020 3633 9954
Supported holidays for people with dementia and their carers. The Dementia Adventure Trust supports people living with dementia and their carers by underwriting the cost of our holidays and breaks to make them as affordable as possible.
- Dementia Adventure: 01245 237548
Day service for adults and older people at a horticulture and rural skills centre. Services offered to adults with mental health problems and to older people with dementia or those that have become isolated.
- Future Roots: 01963 210703
A fun age- and dementia-friendly seated movement programme to music.
- Katie Wilford: 07446 401838
Music has proven to be beneficial for retaining memory in later life. When memory is failing a person, they are very likely to be able to recall a familiar melody. Melodies for Memories is an informal and fun music group for anyone who enjoys music and is affected by memory loss.
- Hilary Foggo: 01305 269444
Memory Cafés provide an opportunity for people with dementia, families and carers to meet with others, ask questions of professionals and learn from the experiences of others.
- Memory Cafe - Weymouth: 01202 764352
We provide respite holidays for disabled adults and carers, as well as dedicated breaks for people with Alzheimer's and carers. We currently run three accessible holiday centres in Southampton, Chigwell in Essex and Southport in Merseyside.
- Revitalise - respite holidays: Bookings: 0303 303 0145
Royal Voluntary Service volunteers provide practical support and companionship to help people get the best out of life.
Singing for the Brain is based around the principles of music therapy and singing. The structured group sessions use music to encourage communication and participation and include opportunities to talk to other people. Each session includes a range of activities including vocal warm-up and singing a variety of familiar and new songs.
- Singing for the Brain - Weymouth: 0333 150 3456
We provide a range of quality day services for clients with dementia with a quiet, calm and relaxing atmosphere.
- Southill Plus: 01305 760402
Join us for this free fortnightly event at Radipole Lake in Weymouth, a chance to escape the hustle and bustle and enjoy a gentle stroll experiencing the sights and sounds of our nature reserve. This is a sociable event great for a healthy body and mind. This event is particularly suitable for anyone wanting to lose weight, recovering from illness or wanting to improve their mental health and wellbeing. The walk is also dementia friendly.
- Wellbeing Walks - RSPB Weymouth: 07398 816490