Dementia Awareness Week 2017

This Friday (19 May) Gallery Oldham and Making Space are holding a market place open day as part of Dementia Awareness week.  Carers, people living with dementia, and anyone wishing to understand and find out more about services available and what’s happening around dementia in Oldham are invited to come along.  The event is free and there’s no need to book.  Just drop in throughout the day.

Visitors will be able to talk to a number of organisations including AgeUK,  Alzheimers Society, Making space and the Oldham Memory Service.

 

We are also hosting a small exhibition in our foyer showcasing currentdementia and older peoples arts activities in Holland. The exhibition will run from 17 to 25 May and features much of the pioneering work done by the Dutch organisation SMAAK