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    Our June meeting. Which is All about Strokes *****************

    Hi, We are now in flaming June ! Or should be. Why don’t you come and join us at our next meeting on Tuesday the 28th. We are to have a speaker from the Stroke association who is to talk to us about how to recognise a Stroke and how to deal with it amongst [...]

    Light Humour for the Week

    Hi there. Just to show you that it doesnt matter how small you are.You dont have to be intiminated by size Ha ha !

    The extraordinary scene was captured by photography student Casey Gutteridge At the Santago Rare Leopard Project in Hertfordshire. The 19-year-old, from Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, who was photographing the leopard for [...]

    The Future Mobility Show

    Dear Visitor


    Just under four weeks to go until we open the doors of the 2012 Mobility Roadshow! For almost 30 years the Roadshow has presented a showcase of all that’s new in the mobility market to visitors from all over the UK and abroad – it’s the [...]

    More about the meeting all about Dementia ****

    The meeting that I attended with another member of our forum was presented by two ladies who were Jane Muers and Jill Perry.This is Jane showing us a model of a human brain. She then explained about what part of the brain is damaged to relate to the different strains of Dementia. She explained that [...]

    Rugby Dementia Support Group

    Understanding Dementia


    The Same Course will be run four times on:


    Saturday 24th March 2012, 10am to 1pm

    Tuesday 3rd April 2012, 10am to 1pm

    Saturday 28th April 2012, 10am to 1pm

    Tuesday, 29th May 2012, 10am to 1pm


    This is an introductory morning for anyone interested in learning more about dementia.


    Our Chairperson received an email today and wanted it be read by you all.


    Dear Colleague

    As you’re probably aware, the Responsible Reform (Spartacus) Report, published in January, analysed the responses of more than 500 organisations to the Government’s proposal to replace Disability Living Allowance (DLA) with a new benefit, Personal Independent Payment (PIP), for claimants of working age. The report also analysed the reasons for much of [...]

    Music therapy



    The taster days are on Friday, 4th November and Tuesday, 8th November

    Hello everyone

    I wanted to be able to tell you all about some FREE music therapy taster sessions running in Rugby. We would like to be able to develop the services which we can offer to local people with dementia and [...]


    The Mental Health drop-in-cafe was put on hold on the last Wednesday in August due to lack of support. During this time, apart from the manning staff, we only had three new people visit. After a great start, with the lady Mayor, and Coventry Mind representatives plus a few BME and forum members and people [...]

    Mental Health Group

    Every Wednesday from 10am – 2pm we the BME group have assisted in the start up of a drop in Café for people with mental health problems.

    We have a cup of tea and biscuits at a cost of 50p, we can play games, have a chat and hopefully raise the profile as membership increase.


    Mental Health Cafe

    Every Wednesday from 10am – 2pm we stated a drop in Café run be users with mental health problems. We have a cup of tea and biscuits at a cost of 50p, we can play games, have a chat and hopefully raise the profile as membership increase.

    Today 5 members visited the Railings that deals [...]