Southern Brooks Community Partnerships

Dementia Events

Want to help make your community more dementia friendly? Then join us for a 40-minute online dementia friends information session.

Here are our sessions for early 2022. You can easily book onto any one of these sessions or you can contact us to request a session. Why would you delay to become dementia aware?

  • Monday 21st February 2022 2:00pm-3:00pm. Book HERE.
  • Wednesday 23rd March 2022 10:00am-11:00am. Book HERE.

If you have any questions about these sessions, would like to book a session for your organisation or group, or want to know more about the work of South Gloucestershire Dementia Friendly Communities please email us at dementia@southernbrooks.org.uk

International Arts for Brain Health Webinar, Tuesday 8 March 2022, 10 am - 12 pm

The International Longevity Centre, The Optimal Ageing Programme at the University of Oxford and Arts 4 Dementia - and coinciding with International Social Prescribing Week - are holding their International Arts for Brain Health Webinar, on Tuesday 8 March, 10 am - 12 pm. 
Chaired by Baroness Greengross, CEO of the International Longevity Centre, Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia and Patron of Arts 4 Dementia, and with Sir Muir Gray, Director of the Optimal Ageing Programme and leaders in international social prescribing, culture health and wellbeing and dementia prevention will discuss social prescribing and creative ageing developments, innovative presentation of early dementia coping strategy and debate the vital role of arts and wellbeing activity in protecting against cognitive decline – from the onset of potential dementia symptoms – with actions for social change, educational and partnership practice for sustainable A.R.T.S. prescription programmes. (A.R.T.S. - wide-ranging Activities to Revitalise The Soul).
Find out more and register (free) here: