Memory Cafe..... also know as the Alzheimer's Cafe or Dementia Cafes in other parts of the world.
What is a Memory Café?
A Memory Café is a welcoming place for people with early to moderate stage dementia or forgetfulness and their family, friends, care partners or caregivers. Each cafe will be different. Activities will include sing-alongs, story telling, chair yoga, art, crafts and games. Invited guest artists will also perform from time to time. The cafes gives everyone a welcome break from the disease.
The cafes are FREE, and include snacks and lunch which is always served promptly at 12noon.
Transportation is also provided.
We welcome volunteers of all ages to assist with each event.
Cafes are made possible by the kind donation of the Maples and Calder Foundation.
The cafes are held in the South Sound Community Centre from 10am to 1pm. Dates for our upcoming cafes in 2018 are as follows:-
Saturday 5th May
Saturday 2nd June
Saturday 7th July
Saturday 11th August
Saturday 8th September
Saturday 13th October
Saturday 10th November
Saturday 8th December
Please download the flyer for the Memory Cafe by clicking this this link Memory Cafe Flyer