Dementia Friendly Haddington sings!

  Dementia Friendly Haddington met on Wednesday, many thanks to Andrena from Market Court for hosting us. Everyone was full of ideas, and it was great to have folk from local sheltered housing and care homes there as they know well what their residents like to do and will help us make sure that older people in […]

Dementia Friendly Dunbar: Community Event

Dementia Friendly Dunbar held its first Community Event on Saturday, a great way to kick off East Lothian’s Dementia Awareness Week.   The organising team have been working for months to make the day a great success and ensure that people across the local community could get it into their diaries. There was a great […]

Celebrating and Supporting Dementia Friendly Communities Across East Lothian

Hello and welcome to our brand new web site dedicated to celebrating and supporting our Dementia Friendly Communities across East Lothian! Living with dementia can be frightening and lonely. Although everyone experiences dementia in a different way, people with dementia can face problems with: remembering things working things out learning new things coping with physical or sensory […]