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Dementia Awareness Week 2017

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Across Kent there are a large number of activities taking place during dementia awareness week.

Many of Kent’s Dementia Action Alliances are holding information events or activity days.

Across Kent the various groups will also be focusing on raising awareness of appropriate language, and promoting the Working to Become Dementia Friendly recognition symbol for local businesses and organisations.

More information about these two focus areas can be found in the links to the left of the page

Also in the links section you will find a FULL printable listing of what is on and where over the next couple of weeks.

 

 

some of the upcoming events

Run walk push against dementia - Sunday 13th May

Sevenoaks District Council is organising a fundraising running event in Knole Park on behalf of the Sevenoaks Area Dementia Friendly Forum.
The ‘Run, walk or push against dementia’ event is taking place on the morning of Sunday 14 May to help raise money for dementia services

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Dementia Golf day at Cobree manor golf club May 16th

On Tuesday 16th May we would like to invite all those that are living with dementia and their carers to participate in some golfing activity. This is a great opportunity for those with dementia to participate in a new hobby and/or socialise with other people with dementia.

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Gravesend Dementia awareness event

Are you living with dementia or caring for someone who is?
Or are a member of the community who wants to try something new…
Then why not come along to the joint Gravesend Dementia Awareness Week event at Cygnets Leisure Centre and Safeharbour Memory Wellbeing Centre in Northfleet and enjoy the activities:

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