Our drop-in service from 10.00am to 1.00pm Monday to Thursday provides carers the opportunity to socialise and/or talk privately. We are now offering specific services to carers from 11.00am to 12.00pm on a Tuesday and Wednesday such as help with form filling or administrative support eg sending emails, writing letters or speaking to other organisations on the phone. We will also be able to provide one to one support to help carers with whatever issues they what to discuss.
The Redditch Winter Ale Festival at Rocklands Social Club has been cancelled. The Men’s Group will still meet on Friday January 31st 2014 at 6.30pm but we will have a meal at The Bramley Cottage instead. A contribution of £5 is required.
We are offering the first in a series of three workshops on Alzheimer’s Disease or other Dementias, hosted by Home Instead Senior Care on Tuesday February 4th 2014. It will be held in The Ecumenical Centre from 10.00am to 12.00pm and again at 1.30pm to 3.30pm (the same content repeated) – Free refreshments. This workshop will cover causes, signs, diagnosis and behaviours. Please call us on 01527 66177 to reserve a space.
The next carers support group will be on Tuesday 11th February 2014 at 2.00pm when the Appalachian Step Dancers will be giving a demonstration. Free refreshments and the chance to have a go yourself.