DAPA - Dementia Specific Exercise Session

This session is specifically aimed at people living with Dementia. The small friendly group incorporates the use of the gym equipment and facilities, with each session tailored specifically to the ability of the participant and delivered by a qualified exercise professional.

Booking is required for this session. Please note that the Leisure Centre is now cashless. This session is payable at reception.

Venue: Loughborough Leisure Centre

Day/Time: Friday's 12.30 - 13.30pm

Cost: £3.35 per session

For further information please contact our Sport & Active Recreation Team on active.charnwood@charnwood.gov.uk

Remember Me Cafe - Dementia Support Group

Latest update: 25/01/2022

Starting on Monday 7th February 2022 is a new dementia support group called the 'Remember Me Cafe'. This group will meet every Monday at Gorse Covert Community Centre in Loughborough from 10am to 12pm. The group will provide information, advice, and activities for all. Refreshments will be provided.

To join the group, make a booking (aka referral) by either calling

Tel: 07815515227 or 07815462007

Or by completing their referral form (which can be downloaded from further down this page) and emailing them to: leicestershiredementiasupport@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk

Or email the with name and contact details of the person being referred to: leicestershiredementiasupport@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk

This group is being setup and run by the Royal Voluntary Service. They are working to setup 5 'Remember Me Cafe' dementia support groups across Leicestershire in 2022.

With these groups they say

"Our aim is to bring together people living with dementia, their carers, families and friends to provide support in a relaxed and friendly environment. We will also be hosting speakers and will provide fun and engaging activities for everyone. There is no charge for these groups and complimentary refreshments will be served during the session"