Save our Art Group!
Our art group, currently exhibiting at Pewsey Gallery, has been forced to close due to lack of funds.
Group member Vera, pictured here with art teacher Emma Burbidge, went on Radio Witlshire to appeal for funds to keep the group going. Please call Julia on 01225 776481 if you can help.
Our Photo of the Month shows Dave the dementia dog who was surprised but not displeased to receive this pancake, tosssd by Daphne (in blue), at the Sidmouth Club in Devizes.
For more pictures of pancake day in Devizes and the art club's work, click on the Facebook button on this page.
Wiltshire's draft Dementia Strategy is open for consultation. Everyone concerned with dementia, whether they are affected personally or professionally, is being invited to leave their comments about the draft strategy.
Click here to have your say!
Need advice about dementia in Wiltshire?
Our dementia advisers are on hand to offer advice on accessing services, support and benefits at every stage of your dementia journey.
They are based in GP surgeries aross East and West Wiltshire and can make home visits.
Click here for details of your adviser.
We have a packed programme of events in March, including our training course for carers at Westbury and an exhibition of work by our Art Group at Pewsey Gallery from March 3rd to 22nd. For details of more events including Singing for the Brain sessions, Carers' Groups and Cafes, click for What's On in West Wiltshire and East Willtshire.
Our Winter newsletter is now out!
Click to download or call 01225 776481 if you would like a copy in the post.
Singing for the Brain pop-up video. This short film captures the moment when our Singing for the Brain groups staged a 'flash mob' choir in a busy Trowbridge shopping centre...
Wiltshire Voices film project. This film by Wiltshire Council provides an insight into the lives, hopes and challenges faced by people living with dementia and their families here in Wiltshire.
Our Annual Report 2012-13 is now out.
Click to download or call 01225 776481 for a paper copy
Click here to download Wiltshire Council's handbook for those caring for someone with dementia. It is a long document so if you would prefer a copy to be sent in the post, call 0300 4560111
Our Comic Relief-funded project to raise awareness of the importance of an early diagnosis is now underway in GP surgeries across East and West Wiltshire. ...+ More News Stories
We are urgently seeking Volunteer Fundraisers in Melksham, Bradford, Westbury and Marlborough, and Memory Awareness Volunteers in Pewsey and Marlborough. + More