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Camden Carers Centre

Camden Carers' Centre offers

• Leisure afternoon for people with dementia and their carers; older carers can also participate, with or without the person they care for. Enjoy games, discussions and interactive activities like painting, baking and singing along to classic songs led by live saxophone and guitar.

•   Dementia carers' training

• Memory Project - fortnightly group for people with dementia and their carer or close relative to create individual memory projects of their choice. The Memory Project is a follow up group for those who participated in Remembering Yesterday, Caring Today (RYCT) but is also open to those who did not attend.

 

Address:
293-299 Kentish Town Road , London , NW5 2TJ
Area serviced:
Camden
Job title:
Camden Carers' Centre
Telephone:
020 7428 8950
Sector:
Public

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Someone who looks after another, either as a job or often through family responsibilities
For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.
Entertainment and outings are provided by a number of clubs and organisations within Croydon and the surrounding areas.These can be easily accessed and more information can be obtained by contacting AGE UK or by calling the groups personally.