On Monday 19 October, from 2pm until 4pm, Belong Atherton, the community care village on Mealhouse Lane, will be hosting its monthly Talk Dementia drop-in session. Free to attend, the regular sessions offer members of the public a chance to access information dementia support and services, discuss caring issues and gain advice from mental health professionals.
The Talk Dementia sessions are hosted by Admiral Nurse, Caroline Clifton, who works at Belong Atherton in partnership with Dementia UK; and Belong Dementia Champion, Michaela Heaton. Admiral Nurses are mental health nurses that specialise in dementia, seeking to improve the quality of life for people affected by dementia.
The Talk Dementia sessions are held on a monthly basis. The next one will take place on Monday 23 November, from 2pm until 4pm.