Dementia Activity Support Service
Sheffield Dementia Activity Support Service offers specialist day care activities for people with dementia at venues in Gleadless and Stocksbridge. .
The service provides 50 places each day (Mon - Fri) and 10 places at the weekend. The service aims to engage people in meaningful, stimulating activities which help maintain wellbeing and independence. Service users are able to choose from activities offered within the centre and other community settings, including life-story work, painting and craftwork, musical activities and exercising to music, games, baking and a gardening allotment group.
The service also provides support to carers who benefit from time to themselves or participating in the activities, and a monthly carers support group.
Referrals are accepted from the Adult Access Team - funded places are available through social services assessment.
Self-referrals, GP referrals and community mental health nurse referrals are accepted with funding through Self-Directed Support.
Location: Hurlfield View
Street: 203 Gleadless Common
Postcode: S12 2UU