Dementia Awareness Week events for the North-east

Alzheimer Scotland and Carer Support will hold a programme of events in Central and North Aberdeenshire during Dementia Awareness Week from June 1-5, and Carers Week from June 8-12.

Dementia Awareness Week:

June 1 Hopeville Social Club, Inverurie 10am-noon Carers Meeting; June 2 Buchan Hotel, Ellon 10.30am-12.30pm Dementia Café Musical, musical memories session; June 2 Lonmay BanCar Hotel noon-3pm Unpaid Carers Event - free lunch and talk; to book a space call 01467 530512 or email carersupport@aberdeenshire.gov.uk; June 3 Huntly Football Club 11am-noon Football Reminiscence; noon-1pm lunch; June 3 Linden Centre, Huntly 1pm-2pm Foos Yer Doos Sing Song; June 4 The Fly Cup, Inverurie 10am-2pm Drop-in Dementia Café - IT Support Jean Henretty & Football Reminiscence; bring in your old records and listen/transfer to CD; June 5 Tor-Na-Coille, Banchory noon-3pm Unpaid Carers event; free lunch and talk, to book a space call 01467 530512 or email carersupport@aberdeenshire.gov.uk; June 5 The Resource Centre, Ellon 1.30pm-2.30pm Musical Memories.

Carers Week:

June 9 Oldmeldrum Library 3pm-4pm Westhill Dementia Café Visit; launch of create/connect group with Aberdeenshire Provost. For more information call Kirsteen or Anouk on 01467 530512 or 530513. June 10 Aberdeen Resource Centre 10.30am-noon Positive Dementia Group; June 11 Inverurie Locos 10.30am-noon Football Reminisence Group; June 12 Thainstone House Hotel noon-3pm Unpaid Carer’s Event; contact carersupport@aberdeenshire.gov.uk or call 01224 664 991 to book a space