Under 65’s with dementia

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all our groups are suspended while we follow government and clinical guidelines. There are options to meet via online sessions instead or connect with the service in other ways. Please see our Virtual Day Care for more information.

Café Connect – a group for those living with young-onset dementia

Thursday
10.30am-12.30pm (every other week each month) starting on 12 March
Bakehouse Theatre, Age Exchange

A group for Under 65’s living with young–onset dementia and those who provide care as family, friends or staff. All welcome to join us for activities & support.

£5 per attendee.  There is no additional cost for carers.

Kaleidoscope Café – a fortnightly group for those living with young-onset dementia

Thursday
11am-12pm (second and fourth week each month)
Bakehouse Theatre, Age Exchange

The title of the group is in honour of three cultural icons that lived with forms of young-onset dementia: Rita Hayworth, the glamorous Hollywood actress, whose films include those that first began using Technicolor; flamboyant Sugar Ray Robinson the boxer; and Sir Terry Pratchett, renowned author whose fantastical Discworld series of books created a whole new realm.

The group is specifically for under 65’s living with young-onset dementia and those that provide care as family, friends, or staff. all welcome to join us for activities and support.

Please confirm the dates on our timetable. 

All of the Caring Together groups must be booked in advance

Aga, Dementia Services Coordinator at Age Exchange
Please call 020 8318 9105 or email agnieszka.daldorph@age-exchange.org.uk

Kirsty Fisher, Lewisham MindCare
Please call 020 3228 5960 or email kirsty.fisher@mindcare.org.uk

Weekly activities and support for carers and people living with long-term conditions like dementia, led by Reminiscence Arts Practitioners