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Dementia Services

The Memory Lane Resouce Centre provides relaxed, homely and friendly centre for people aged 55 and over with dementia. The Centre is open 10am to 3pm, Monday to Friday.

Click here to download our Memory Lane Brochure or here to see our leaflet.

If you are looking for Dementia support and you are not sure where to find it in your area you can simply click HERE for Dementia connect and type in your post code to find out where to get support from.

Who can use the Memory Lane Resource Centre?

We work in partnership with people who have dementia, and with their relatives or carers.

Access to the Centre is through Adult Services assessment. This service can also be purchase through individual budgets, direct payments or private funding at £42 per day plus £5 for their meals.***AS OF MONDAY 2nd OCTOBER 2017THE COST WILL BE £50 A DAY INCLUSIVE OF FOOD AND REFRESHMENTS***

What services do we provide?

The Centre runs a number of activities from which you can choose, depending on your vocational skills, your interests and hobbies. The activities are designed to help you by:

  • Bringing back familiarity
  • Build social confidence
  • Establishing friendships to enhance well-being

Carers also have access to:

  • Admiral Nurses
  • Social Workers

Food

Food served throughout the day.

  • Light breakfast
  • Three-course lunch
  • Regular hot or colde drinks

How do we provice services?

We have a skilled staff team who work with clients through:

  • Life skills
  • Group work
  • Observation
  • Prompts
  • Support groups
  • Entertainments
  • Phone calls and home visits
  • Therapeutic activities
  • Library
  • Armchair keep fit
  • Social activities

Drop-in Centre for Carers

A Dementia Advisor is available to carers for support and information plus a full range of information leaflets. Monday - Friday, 10am-3pm.

Further Information

For further information or a referral request please contact: Carers of Barking & Dagenham, 334 Heathway, Dagenham, RM10 8NJ.

Tel: 020 8593 4422
Fax: 020 8593 6660
Email: carers@carerscentre.org.uk

You can find us at:

Memory Lane Resoure Centre
Porters Avenue (next to Health Centre)
Dagenham
Essex
RM8 2EQ