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Dementia Awareness Week 2019

Dementia friendly Pentlands are holding a full programme of events for Dementia Awareness week 3rd-9th June. We are really delighted to have Martha Pollard returning on Wednesday for the popular workshop Creativity Interaction and dementia an opportunity, to learn more about engaging with people living with dementia in an innovative yet achievable approach (Juniper Green Parish Church Hall 2.30-4pm). On Thursday we are co hosting a celebrating volunteers event a special…

Life Changes Trust Evaluation Report

In 2018 Dementia Friendly Pentlands carried out a development project funded by Life Changes Trust. Download the evaluation report which was completed in January this year.

Generous Donation from Pentland Medical Centre

Thanks to staff and patients at our wonderful Pentland Medical Centre who have kindly raised Β£354 for our two local Dementia groups. Those are the Dementia Friendly Pentlands and our monthly cafΓ© Tuesday’s Tea and Tunes (TTT), which is held every 2ndΒ Tuesday of the month at Gibson Craig Memorial Hall. These funds will make a difference so thanks to each and everyone of you who donated but especially Sharon Kane…

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Let's talk about dementia πŸ—£οΈ

When a family member has dementia, it affects everyone in the family, including children. πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ It is important to talk to them about what is happening.

Here is a great video by Dementia UK about dementia for children and young people. 🎞️
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How can you help?

Volunteers are key to so much of what we do. We welcome volunteers to help in a variety of ways. Are you interested in offering some of your time? Find out how you can get involved.