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Whats On This Week at Dementia Hwb

Whats On This Week at Dementia Hwb

This is what's on at the Hwb this week 26th September - 2nd October 2022. The Hwb is back to opening from 11am - 3pm. For information finding and support, drop in for a chat about questions you may have on memory issues or dementia. This week's schedule of...

Dementia Hwb Job Vacancies

Dementia Hwb Job Vacancies

Join the team at Dementia Hwb Swansea! We have vacancies for the following positions Telephone Support Safe Haven Carer Telephone Hwb Support Location : Dementia Hwb, Quadrant Centre, Swansea 28 hours a week, Monday to Sunday, to be job shared £10/hr + pension if opt...

Dementia Hwb Opening At Tesco Llansamlet

Dementia Hwb Opening At Tesco Llansamlet

Dementia Hwb is pleased to announce the opening of another branch, this time at the Community Room, Tesco, Llansamlet. The first Dementia Hwb, located in the Quadrant Shopping Centre, Swansea, is handy for people to drop in whilst in the City Centre, we are well aware...

Dementia Friendly Swansea July Meeting

Dementia Friendly Swansea July Meeting

*********PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS MEETING WILL NOW BE TAKING PLACE ON ZOOM ONLY******* Email jude.dale@dementiafriendlyswansea.org for the link Join us in person or online for the next Dementia Friendly Swansea meeting next week. University of Wales Trinity Saint David...

Dementia Hwb May Review

Dementia Hwb May Review

The Dementia Hwb in Swansea’s Quadrant shopping centre has been open for 5 months and we are now seeing trends in the visitor data as well as finding our place in the city centre community. May's Visitors In May there were another 216 visitors, so we maintain around...

Dementia Carer Coffee Group In Llansamlet

Dementia Carer Coffee Group In Llansamlet

Support groups for carers looking after a person with Dementia or someone showing signs of Dementia are incredibly important. They enable attendees to receive information, have a cup of tea and a chat, and/or provide support to other carers. The tireless work of the...

Carers Week Celebration Events

Carers Week Celebration Events

Carers Week is "an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK" (Carersweek.org). The event runs between the 6th and 12th June 2022 and...

Swansea Carers Centre New Carers Connect Activities

Swansea Carers Centre New Carers Connect Activities

Here are details for some of the Swansea Carers Centre Carers Connect activities Georgia and El are scheduling for the next few months. To find more activities visit the What's On section on the Swansea Carers Centre website. Theatre trips to see La Traviata at the...

Dementia Hwb News 3 Months Open and April Review

Dementia Hwb News 3 Months Open and April Review

Now the Dementia Hwb in The Quadrant shopping centre in the centre of Swansea has been open for 3 months, we have had 559 recorded visitors needing support in a variety of ways, some of these have been considered crisis cases by Healthboard and experienced Third...

Dementia Friendly Swansea Annual Report 2021-2022

Dementia Friendly Swansea Annual Report 2021-2022

Presented at Annual General Meeting 13th April 2022 By Secretary Hannah Davies Secretary’s Report The past year has seen Dementia Friendly Swansea (DFS) develop into a much more serious co-production of all organisations across Swansea, helping much larger numbers of...

Dementia Friendly Swansea AGM 2022

Dementia Friendly Swansea AGM 2022

Join us for the first AGM since lockdown in 2020 for Dementia Friendly Swansea. University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) are kindly hosting us at their IQ campus on Swansea Waterfront, Kings Road, Swansea SA1 8AH. You can join us in person or online via MS...