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Age UK Enfield are this month launching a six-month project to provide maintenance cognitive therapy to people with dementia. Places are limited.

A six month project for people with dementia to access specialist Cognitive Stimulation Therapy

cognitive stimulation therapy

Would you like to join our exciting new group for people with dementia?

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy has been proven to provide:

  • A fun, enjoyable way to increase levels of happiness
  • A sense of belonging
  • A chance to make new friends
  • A chance to try new things and improve confidence
  • Improved communication, including reading and writing
  • Improved memory and mental ability
  • More energy
  • Increased physical activity

Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy sessions offer an opportunity to meet other people living with dementia, and take part in a wide range of activities in a friendly, caring and supportive environment, including:

  • Discussions
  • Word games
  • Physical activities
  • Quizzes
  • Arts and crafts
  • Music

The project will be run by trained and experienced staff and offer a choice of face to face or virtual sessions using zoom. Digital training and one to support is available for those taking part in the virtual sessions.

Participants must attend all sessions, which will take place once a week for 6 months, starting in July 2021.
There is a small contribution of £10 per session to this service to help support staffing costs, resources and long term sustainability.

If you or someone you know would benefit from this programme, please contact veronica.doollee@ageukenfield, or call 020 8351 1131

Places are limited so please let us know of your interest as soon as possible

Age UK Enfield is the operating name of Age Concern Enfield. Company number: 3352062 Charity Number: 1063696

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