Community Memory Groups


Short Title
Category Post Diagnosis
Organisation Age UK Isle of Wight
Contact Name Lois Prior
Contact Email lois.prior@ageukiw.org.uk
Web Link
Sector Community
Region Isle of Wight
Postcode
Active Yes

People with early stage dementia come to a memory group every week to take part in activities and discussions. This stimulates the mind as well as provides a safe place and a social group.

Outcome

Reduces isolation and depression, people remain more positive, feeling engaged and valued.  Also results in less time spent in care and provides an opportunity for carer respite.


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