Calling all young people this August!
Introducing Alsager's Summer A-Z Challenge!
We're looking to see how creative you can be this August, as we launch one of first Summer Competitions. We'd like each participant to travel around our town (adhering to all social distancing measures of course) and get photos of locations or items that begin with each letter of the Alphabet!
Cheshire East has a Dementia Strategy Survey to encourage feedback from all areas, Professional, Carer, Care Home, Domicillary Care provider, etc,. so please read on and feel free to complete the survey personally from either a personal or professional pont of view - it is all anonymous.
We understand that for those living with dementia this online survey may provide some challenges, specifically in relation to those who may lack internet access. Should this survey launch be happening outside the confines of lockdown and social distancing, we would be ensuring that paper copies were distributed to such places as Libraries, GP surgeries etc, and these would then be collected up and input onto their system, but our current situation prevents this.
As we are starting to return to a new normal and venturing outside more often, these information cards are extremely helpful for people with severe learning difficulties in communicating with members of the public and police, that they may be unable to wear a mask or may be allowed to have close contact with others.
For more details and printable cards please read on..
Memory Cafe - Update!!
Covid-19 lockdown brought an abrupt end to all activities for our Dementia Friendly Community (DFC), but in May we began introducing the virtual Memory Cafe via Zoom!
These twice monthly meetings have been well attended and have a recprocal arrangement with Sandbach DFC to participate in their Coffee & Tea Breaks.
The group has enjoyed a bingo session, quiz and musical storytelling performance from Fools Gold, in conjunction with our U3A Talk Time.
read more for details and how to join in...
As businesses are starting to re-open we wanted to collate all the information for you in one central place with contact numbers, opening times, if closed, what service they are providing, etc.
We aim to keep this as updated as possible for you, but we do advise customers to call businesses first.
We have also added community groups and clubs to this list, so please get in touch to be added along with all the details required (see last page of the list for those details needed)
PLEASE CHECK THE LIST TO SEE THAT YOUR BUSINNES/CLUB IS ON THERE OR IF DETAILS NEED UPDATING - THANK YOU