Dementia Action Week - 21 to 25 May 2018

A week-long programme of events and activities to help you or someone you love live well and enjoy life.

All events and activities free of charge except where otherwise stated.

Monday 21 May

Discover your dementia services
11am - 1pm, Peacocks Shopping Centre, Woking Town Centre
Supported by Woking Borough Council

Come and speak to the Council's Living Well Team about the services available to support you or someone you know live well with dementia.

Tuesday 22 May

Support in the heart of your community
10am - 1pm, Waitrose, Denton Way, Woking GU21 3LG
Supported by Waitrose and Goldsworth Park Local Dementia Action Alliance partners

Come and find out about what we are doing to support the local community and businesses to support those living or caring for someone with dementia. Get involved, call 01483 743412 or email julie.meme@woking.gov.uk

Singing in the Rain
11am, Ambassadors Cinema, Woking
Support by Ambassadors Cinema

Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds star in the 1950s classic filled with memorable songs, lavish routines and Kelly's fabulous song-and-dance number performed in the rain. A must for all film buffs! Relaxed screening. Normal costs apply. Tickets available from the box office or visit www.atgtickets.com

Dementia Friends information and awareness session
6pm - 7pm, Ambassadors Cinema, Woking
Supported by Alzheimer's Society

Discover what you can do to help those living with dementia, whether a loved one or customers using your business. Popcorn will be provided! Call 01483 743822 or email jade.buckingham@woking.gov.uk to book you place.

Wednesday 23 May

Dementia Football Friends
10.30am - 12.30pm, Woking Football Club, Kingfield, Woking GU22 9AA
Supported by Woking Football Club

Rekindle your passion for football with ball skills, Boccia and seated exercise followed by a tour of the club including trophy cabinets and finishing with entertainment and light refreshments. Call 01483 772470 or email chris.community@wokingfc.co.uk

Coffee afternoon with Forget-Me-Not Café
2pm - 4pm, Brockhill, Clifton Way, Goldsworth Park Woking GU21 3NE
Supported by Home Instead

Pop in for a brew and a slice of cake with friends.

Thursday 24 May

Teddy Bears Picnic
10am - 4pm, West Hall Care Home, Off Parvis Road, West Byfleet KT14 6EY
Supported by Anchor Care Homes

Bring along your own picnic and enjoy the grounds at West Hall. Entertainment and treats provided! All of the family are welcome. Call 01932 338000 for more information.

Tea Dance
2pm - 5pm, Parkview, Off Blackmore Crescent, Sheerwater GU21 5NZ
Supported by New Vision Homes

Join us for an afternoon of dance, live entertainment and refreshments. Transport available. Tickets are £5 per person and are available by calling 01483 743987.

Friday 25 May

Dementia Experience - step into the shoes of someone with dementia
11am - 3pm, Christ Church, Jubilee Square, Woking GU21 6YG
Supported by Woking Borough Council

See, feel and understand what it is like for an individual living with dementia through the use of special equipment. Call 01483 743822 or email jade.buckingham@woking.gov.uk to book.