Welcome to the first Newsletter of 2020. What weather! I hope you're dry and warm.
There's lots to tell you about. Get the headlines below, more information over the page...
- We're working with Musselburgh Health & Well Being Group to set up East Lothian's first Meeting Centre. The Stakeholder Meeting in February showed a lot of community support and energy. We next meet 24th March to set up working groups. Get in touch for info. Read the blog HERE
are keeping busy. If you have dementia or care for or support someone with dementia you are very welcome to join us. See the DFEL Facebook Page for information HERE.
NEW!! What Keeps is Sharp?
- Professor Alan Gow from the Ageing Lab
at Heriot-Watt University will be giving tips for keeping our brains sharp - whatever age we are. Friday 3rd April, 10.30 - 1pm. This is the first of a series of monthly talks at East Lothian Community Hospital in the Community Hall. See how to book below.
Life Changes Trust - Community & dementia, creating better lives in Edinburgh & Lothians - Save the date -
23rd April at Murrayfield. Watch out for information.
DEEP Gathering -
Book now for Dundee, April 27 & 28. Details below.
Dementia Friendly Yoga -
Melanie Cook from MelaYoga and I are developing training courses so everyone can benefit from Yoga. Our Yoga Teachers course will launch in March, courses starting this autumn. We're also developing training for people with dementia, carers, activities coordinators and paid carers. If you're interested, please get in touch.
Newsletters are now quarterly, but if you have dementia or are a carer, you can get a monthly letter sent direct to your letter box or e mail, just ask.
Thank you to everyone for your help and support.
Here's to Living and not Existing!
E mail: Sue@dfel.org.uk
Phone: 07727 883 881 or 01620 895 571
Write: 29, Williamstone Court, North Berwick, EH39 4RQ