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Dementia Services

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

Click HERE to download our Memory Lane Brochure or here & 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.

Covid-19 New Activities:

Play your cards right


Finish the saying

Tin can Alley

Sing a long 

Tell me about you dice

Dancing at the table

Remember this - looking back at old adverts, films, songs

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 £50 per 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 served throughout the day.

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

How do we provide 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)