Dementia Cafe & Carers Support Group - Fair Close Centre Newbury
Last updated: 31/01/2023
Fair Close Centre Dementia Café is currently held on every 1st and 2nd Wednesday of each month between 10.30am – 11.45am.
Initially launched as a partnership with Age UK Berkshire, Dementia-Friendly West Berkshire, and Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust, Dementia Café now has a dedicated Dementia-qualified Café Coordinator, Tamsin Hudson. Tamsin also coordinates the monthly Memory Café at the Corn Exchange in Newbury on the 3rd Wednesday of every month, in partnership with the Ageing Creatively Team.
Dementia Café at Fair Close Centre has an entertaining and informative range of Musicians, Craft sessions and Speaker sessions (on topics that are relevant and beneficial to those living with Dementia and their Carers) booked throughout the year.
Tamsin Hudson, the Dementia Café Coordinator, is always present at Dementia Café in order to provide free Carer Support and information on Dementia-related local services.
Fair Close Centre also run a very delicious two course Lunch Club every day from Noon that Dementia Café attendees are more than welcome to book in for via firstname.lastname@example.org or Thudson@fairclosecentre.org.
Dementia Café places must be pre-booked via Tamsin Hudson: Thudson@fairclosecentre.org (07938 023 256).
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Tamsin Hudson
- Contact Position
- Dementia Cafe Coordinator
- 07938 023256
- Fair Close Centre Website
Where to go
- Dementia Cafe
Fair Close Centre
- RG14 7BH
2 course lunch is £6.50 for non members, £6 for members
1 course lunch is £5.50 for non members, £5 for members
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- 10.30 am to 11.45 am - first and second Wednesday of the month
- Time of day
- Session Information
Person with Dementia needs to be accompanied by a Carer or Family Member.
Please pre-book via THudson@fairclosecentre.org.
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type Dementia Cafe - £2.50 per person per session Carer Support - included in cost of entrance to Dementia Cafe Lunch - Two Courses - £6.50 for non members, £6 for members Lunch - One Course - £5.50 for non members, £5 for members
- Dementia Cafe Carer Support Group run by Tamsin Hudson, runs online via Zoom for Dementia Cafe Carers on 4th Wednesday of each month.
This group is free to Dementia Cafe Carers and is included in the entrance fee for Dementia Cafe at Fair Close Centre (£2.50 per person, incl. tea/coffee and freshly made cakes).
- Age Ranges
- Other notes
Contact 01635 40488 or email@example.com for more details on Lunch Club Membership and other Hairdressing and Footcare Services discounts provided at Fair Close Centre.
Parking - some limited but free parking (and additional chargeable parking directly opposite the venue at £1 for 2 hours or £2 for 4 hours max)
- Related links
Age UK Berkshire
Fair Close Centre Whats On Web page
- Not applicable
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