BARKING & DAGENDHAM Volunteer Centre are hosting and offering a free one hour Dementia Friends information session to help raise awareness. The session will start at 12.15pm on 8th March in the Ripple Centre, 121-125 Ripple Road, Barking IG11 7FN. The session is being run by Emdad Rahman.
Everyone is welcome to attend. Attendees should go to the Ripple Centre in good time, as the session will start promptly at 12.15pm. When you arrive, ask for the Get Together Group run by Lynne Hopkins and Joan Brandon. Please note there is no car parking available at the Ripple Centre for this event.
The Barking and Dagenham Volunteer Centre is welcoming people with additional and supportive needs to this one hour session and is also encouraging them to join the excellent weekly Get Together Groups.
•For full details of this event, go to the Barking and Dagenham Volunteer Centre website and follow the “Get Together” link:
•Dementia Friends raises awareness and helps turn that understanding into action. Dementia Friends Information Sessions are run by volunteer Dementia Friends Champions, who are trained and supported by the Alzheimer’s Society. For more information about Dementia Friends, go to: