May ’19

Martlesham News The Flyer

Headway Suffolk Ipswich Dementia Group

Brain injury charity Headway Suffolk runs a monthly social support group for people with dementia in Ipswich.

It takes place every second Friday of the month at St Augustine’s Church, Bucklesham Road in Ipswich from 11.45am – 3.15pm. The person with dementia must be accompanied by a carer.

The group partake in a variety of stimulating and engaging games and activities. It costs £6.00, which includes a fish and chips lunch and refreshments.

The next date the group meet is on Friday 10 May 2019.

Find out more at: www.headwaysuffolk.org.uk/dementiaipswich.

Headway Suffolk Martlesham Dementia Group

Headway Suffolk also runs a monthly social support group for people with dementia in Martlesham.

It takes place every fourth Thursday of the month at St Michael’s Church Centre, The Drift in Martlesham from 11.45am – 3.15pm. The person with dementia must be accompanied by a carer.

The group partake in a variety of stimulating and engaging games and activities. It costs £6.00, which includes a fish and chips lunch and refreshments.

The next date the group meet is on Thursday 23 May 2019.

Find out more at: www.headwaysuffolk.org.uk/dementiamartlesham.

Can you volunteer some time to help us?

The groups rely on the goodwill of volunteers to help in the kitchen, with preparations and tidying away, as well as engaging clients in discussion and with various activities, such as indoor games, cognitive exercises and singing.

If you would like to make a referral or want to volunteer, contact Maureen Howes on 01473 712225 or email: maureenhowes@headwaysuffolk.org.uk.