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Dementia Support Group Meetings Across Leicestershire

Posted: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 10:28

If you have dementia or are caring for someone with dementia, come along to a local Support Group. Meet with other carers, have a cuppa, receive information, support and guidance. Activity sessions for people living with dementia are held separately. See attached poster for a list of City and County locations for Support Group meetings. Read More »

Tags: Community, Events

Events for Carers February 2018

Posted: Wed, 31 Jan 2018 11:35

A variety of events for Carers Read More »

Tags: Events

Social Care Listening Event, Friday 23rd Feb, Clarence House, Humberstone Gate, Leicester

Posted: Thu, 25 Jan 2018 10:28

AgeUK LLR are hosting a social care listening event that will take place on Friday 23rd February 2018 at Clarence House, 46 Humberstone Gate, Leicester.

The event will commence at 10.30am and finish by 2.30pm, refreshments and lunch will be provided. Read More »

Tags: Consultation

Holocaust Memorial Day 2018

Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:44

An invitation to Leicestershire County Council's Holocaust Memorial Day event 2018 Read More »

Tags: Community, Events

Hospital Event - Experience of People with Disabilities

Posted: Mon, 08 Jan 2018 09:56

Hospital Event - Experience of People with Disabilities

Leicester's Hospitals will be holding a special event in Leicester on January 16th which will explore the hospital experience for people with a disability.

To find out more visit:- Hospital Event

Tags: Events, NHS

Joining Forces Project

Posted: Wed, 03 Jan 2018 09:38

Joining Forces is an Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland Project in partnership with SSAFA supporting veterans born before 1950, their widows/widowers, families or people who care for veterans.

The service covers Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Support includes: information & advice,, form filling, meeting other veterans, befriending, accessing services, connecting with other communities and carer support. Read More »

Tags: Community, Events

LASS Wellbeing Days Launching on 15th December 2017

Posted: Tue, 05 Dec 2017 11:01

The Michael Wood Centre, 53 Regent Road, Leicester LE1 6YF will be putting on 30 wellbeing days between December 2017 and July 2018. On offer will be skills-based classes, exercise classes, crafts and the chance to learn new things, as well as providing a warm and welcoming place to have coffee or pop in for a light lunch. Read More »

Tags: Well Being Event

Toys on the Table 2017, Leicestershire

Posted: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:54

Toys on the Table is a Charity working in the Leicester and Leicestershire area, which provides new toys and gifts for those children, regardless of faith, who otherwise might not receive anything during the holiday season. Donations of new toys, gifts and funds are gratefully received,

For full details, please see attached leaflet. Read More »

Tags: Appeal

A Flick Down Memory Lane, Free Event on Sunday 3rd December 2017, Loughborough

Posted: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:25

Loughborough Students' Union Action volunteers are hosting a free event : A Flick Down Memory Lane on Sunday 3rd December from 2pm to 5pm at the Cope Auditorium, Epinal Way, Loughborough. Read More »

Tags: Events

#IFeelBetterWhen Wellbeing Matters - Free Event on Saturday 2nd December 2017, University of Leicester

Posted: Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:14

The Yellow Book and the University of Leicester's Wellbeing Matters campaign are offering a FREE event that is taking place at the University of Leicester's brand new Centre for Medicine, The George Davies Centre, on Saturday 2nd December 2017, beginning at 10 am. Read More »

Tags: Events