The Almond Supper Club is for older people with a diagnosis of dementia and their unpaid carers such as; husband, wife, brother, sister or friend of a similar age.
This service is provided for people living in the communities of South Queensferry, Dalmeny, Kirkliston, Newbridge, Ratho and Ratho Station.The aim of the Supper Club is to provide a supportive, friendly and social environment for the carer and the person they care for, to enable them to share some quality time together without the strain of the caring relationship.
Whilst at the club people will be able to enjoy a meal in a comfortable setting, meet others, connect back into community life and have an opportunity to participate in some fun activities or entertainment.
Support will be provided by two members of staff and a team of volunteers.
The service will operate from the Haven, in South Queensferry on the 1st,2nd,3rd and 4th Thursday of every month, from 4.00pm – 7.00pm.
If needed, transport will be provided to arrive at the Haven for 4.15pm and to take people home when the club finishes at 7.00pm.
To find out more about this service and how to make a referral use the form below or contact Liz McIntosh or Gillian Smith on 0131 331 5570.