Hello all, we hope you’re well and surviving the ups and downs of Covid. What a year!
THE LIFE CHANGES TRUST NEEDS YOUR HELP!
Do you have dementia? The Life Changes Trust is looking for someone with dementia to join their panel to discuss applications for funding. Support is available if required. If you’d like to know more, please get in touch with me and I’ll tell you more.
If you'd like to join us, please contact email@example.com or phone Sue on 07727 883 881. We’ll give you a link and password. This is so we can keep safe and secure online.
FRIENDSHIP GROUP PROGRAMME
Tuesday 22nd September 11.30 am Reading is Caring
Join us to meet Koren Calder from the Scottish Book Trust for a taster session about their Reading is Caring Workshops. You’ll also have the opportunity to come along to future tailored sessions.
Tuesday 29th September 11.30 am TIDE: You Can’t Pour from an Empty Cup
We welcome back Amanda from TIDE (together in dementia everyday) to share a session on emotional resilience and well being.
Tuesday 6th October 11.30am World Food Day Celebration
Taking a break to enjoy a blether about one of our favorite subjects – food. Let us share recipes, food memories, or gardening stories. Bring your favorite sandwich, or cake!
Tuesday 13th October 11.30am National Galleries of Scotland
We welcome artist Katharine Aarrestad - one of the three artists who lead out Gallery Social sessions. She will be doing a taster session, talking about nature, art, autumn, and the other Dementia Friendly Gallery Social sessions.
Tuesday 20th October 11.30am Conversations with Age Scotland
Sandra Brown is joining us to chat about the wide range of services and support that Age Scotland provides, from care and support, to legal information, wellbeing, financial and housing advice. If there is something specific you would like to chat about let us know!
Tuesday 27th October 11.30am Celebrating 350 years of the Royal Botanic Gardens
Celebrating the 350th anniversary of the Edinburgh Botanic Gardens with a talk from the current Regius Keeper, Simon Milne, sharing highlights, lowlights and amusing anecdotes.
Shall we Dance: Saturdays on Zoom 11 am. A chance to learn the basics of partner dancing from Dawn who not only arranges great events, but is a former British and International Ballroom and Latin Champion. You can also book a 1:1 session with Dawn