FLASH SALE, 1 DAY ONLY, HALF PRICE Flea Market items, Saturday 18 July 2020 at our Mindful Gifts CIC shop in Darlaston. Anything that isn’t new will be half price . Includes vintage, vinyl, cassettes, DVDs, bricabrac, books, CDs, and much more. Dont miss out this Saturday!!!
Mothers Day gifts for people with dementia can include a lovely jigsaw, a life story book, an adult colouring book, a picture book but it could also be just having a cup of tea together and listening to some music you both enjoy! https://www.mindfulgifts.co.uk/gift-ideas — Products shown: This is My Life Book- to document life stories & memory book.
21 September is World Alzheimer’s day. Globally, dementia is one of the biggest challenges we face, with nearly 50 million people living with dementia worldwide. To tackle this global dementia challenge we need to work together, and to collaborate and share best practice with one another.
What can I do during World Alzheimer’s Month?
This World Alzheimer’s Month, we are encouraging everyone to learn more about dementia. We have fact sheets and booklets about dementia available to read online, download or order to your door.
You can also download a publications catalogue (PDF) for full details of all our print publications, accessible resources and practical tools. https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/get-involved/world-alzheimers-month
Dementia Awareness Week Our Activity Open Day went well today . Care professionals leaned about the importance of meaningful activities for people with dementia, as well as enjoying tea and cakes! Friday is our FREE Vintage Tea Party for people with dementia, 11-1. Book your places now!
Everyone enjoyed themselves at yesterdays Crocheting and Knitting session. Lots of talking and drinking tea and a bit of crocheting! Next Session at our Mindful Gifts CIC Shop in Darlaston, Tuesday at 1030 am.
Mindful Gifts CIC, Darlaston, would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to all of our Volunteers who have supported us this year so that we can make a difference to people with dementia, their carers and the community! Also, a BIG THANKS to the community who have supported us by bringing in donations , purchasing gifts and attending our activities!
We are collecting stories about your childhood memories and the games we played. These will be put into a book which will be printed for everyone to see. If you have any stories pop into our Mindful Gifts CIC shop in Darlaston and let us know. Charles is drawing pictures of some of his favourite games from the past!