Dementia care staff from Colten Care Home are organising a fundraising bike ride - from Winchester to Lymington!
Staff from the Colten Care specialist dementia care home St Catherines View in Winchester, are cycling to Lymington this Saturday 23 May to raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.
A group of dedicated care staff at St Catherines View Care Home in Winchester are preparing for an enormous fundraising effort to support Alzheimer’s Research, on the final weekend of Dementia Awarene [ ... ]
The Inaugural New Forest Business Expo:
10am-4pm, Wednesday 3 June 2015, Berthon Boatyard, Lymington
New Forest Business Expo – 70 businesses registered to showcase in Lymington on 3 June
New Forest Business Expo stands have now sold out with over 70 businesses now signed up to exhibit at the first ever Business Expo in the New Forest! Visitors will be able to speak to businesses from all sectors of the local economy including 5 star hotels , marine, financial, leisure, electrical, [ ... ]
Residents at Forest Oaks Care Home, Brockenhurst benefit from regular chair seated yoga classes. They become more flexible, increasing core strength, cognitive awareness and improved blood pressure. Evidence suggests that starting yoga as a preventative regime will keep individuals fitter for longer. To read full article simply click here.
A newly elected Government: what will it mean to me?
The hype of the General Election is over, the Prime Minister has selected his new cabinet and the Government is settling back down at Number 10.
With the Conservative party winning a majority and George Osborne returning to his position as Chancellor of the Exchequer, the UK now faces another five years of Tory-led plans. The Government has now announced a new Budget will be delivered on 8 July. So, what might be in sto [ ... ]
The Background to Dementia Awareness Week 2015
Alzheimer’s Society flagship awareness raising campaign, begins again on Sunday 17th May-Saturday 23rd May 2015.
The theme is ‘Life doesn’t end when dementia begins’ and the campaign is designed to help people understand how they can hold on to their lives and the things they love for longer as well as helping local communities feel better prepared to manage dementia.
As the population ages we all face the risk of one day devel [ ... ]
DEMENTIA AWARENESS WEEK IN FULL FORCE IN LYMINGTON! 17-23 May 2015
It’s Dementia Awareness Week next week, as Lymington Dementia Action Group continues to reach out to people affected by dementia and seeks to make Lymington one of the most Dementia Friendly communities in the South of England.
Tim Wookey of the Lymington Dementia Action Group hands over Lymington’s first Dementia Information point to Jackie Coup of the Lymington Community Centre. This is one of [ ... ]