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Tackling Dementia Sports Cafe

For people affected by dementia and their friends, family and carers. The sports cafe enables people to get together, share experiences and engage in relaxing sports activities in a safe and friendly environment

Wednesdays 10.30 - 12.00  Free entry

Address:
Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way, Worcester, WR3 8ZE
Umbrella org:
Worcester Warriors
Contact name:
Simon Northcott
Telephone:
07809 676008
Sector:
Public

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Carers come from all backgrounds and can be any age. Caring can be rewarding, but it can be difficult too. Here are ten important things that any carer should know to help with their caring role and make sure they get the support they are entitled to.
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.
There are many different exercise classes available for the over 50's in the local area.These are easily accessible and other classes such as yoga and Tai-Chi can also be benefitial.