The Bennettswood Dementia Café works in partnership with Umbrella Dementia Cafes charity to run support group for local couples, care-partners and individuals living with dementia.
Volunteer Information Session: Friday 23rd August 10am – 12pm
Please come for morning tea and hear how we create inclusive environments connecting couples experiencing dementia in the
community. If you’re a couple looking to attend our monthly luncheons, an interested volunteer or an organisation wanting to get involved, please register your interest with our Café with Community Team Leader, Kirsty Porter at Kirsty@UmbrellaDementiaCafes.com.au
Dementia Cafe dates:
Friday 20th September, 2019 (our first café together)
Friday 25th October, 2019
Friday 22nd November, 2019
Friday 28th February, 2020
Friday 27th March, 2020
Time: 12 – 2pm
Where: Bennettswood Neighbourhood House, 7 Greenwood Street, Burwood 3125
Who: Couples and individuals with early to mid-onset dementia (all types & ages).
Carers to stay with full responsibility for the person living with dementia.
Cost: $10 per person. Includes membership, a light lunch, optional support group and fun group activities.
RSVP: Coordinator – Kirsty Porter 0434 245 315
Health & care organisations invitation only please.
Booking ESSENTIAL for catering and room set up – thank you