We like to make everyone feel welcome here at Dove Cottage Day Hospice, we offer our services to those living with life-limiting conditions throughout the week and on the fourth Friday of each month we offer a new service for the carers and those who have a diagnosis of Dementia.
Carers: We offer a place for you to come and talk, gather information and gain peer support to help with your caring role.
Dementia patient: We hold activity sessions which include games, craft making, singing and much more…
For any more information please contact the Alzheimer’s Society on 0116 231 1111 / 0116 231 6921
PLEASE NOTE THAT FROM FRIDAY 13TH OCTOBER THAT SUPPORT GROUPS WILL CHANGE TO THE SECOND FRIDAY OF THE MONTH!
Dementia is not a specific disease. It’s an overall term that describes a wide range of symptoms associated with a decline in memory or other thinking skills severe enough to reduce a person’s ability to perform everyday activities. Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60 to 80% of cases.
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