‘Barton Sings’ is a dementia-friendly singing group that meets Thursday mornings 10-12 at Barton Neighbourhood Centre, Underhill Circus, Oxford OX3 9LS. It is run by the community music charity Sound Resource. Anyone is welcome, including those living with dementia when accompanied by a family member or support worker. £5 per session, £1 for those on […]
Universal credit is a new benefit that supports people on a low income or who are not in work. This blog will explain the benefit, how it will affect you, along with some criticism and key facts. What is universal credit? Universal credit is a single monthly payment for those both in and out of […]
An inclusive and accessible tour of the Museum of Natural History in Oxford. Such a great idea to allow older people, including those with dementia to ability to look round this exceptional collection.
This October we have many local support groups across the whole of Oxfordshire that you are welcome to attend. From music therapy and memory cafes, to coffee and a chat sessions – find the group that’s right for you. A great opportunity to meet new people, to get involved in your community and to stay […]
The Age of Creativity Festival is almost here! There are plenty of activities for older people running from 1-14th October. Many of them are free, so come along and get creative! Take a look at this booklet to see what takes your interest – Age of creativity
At Dementia Oxfordshire we want to make sure that the advocacy services provided for vulnerable people are the most efficient and effective they can be. Here is a way that we can work towards this… Oxfordshire County Council is inviting people to give their views on advocacy services which help vulnerable people get their […]
On Thursday 5th October we are excited to invite you to the Golden Memories Tea Dance in Richmond Witney Retirement Villages. Put on your dancing shoes and dance the afternoon away. These dances will be held on the 1st Thursday of every month so there are plenty more if you can’t make this one. Join […]