Dementia-friendly cafe launches in Hervey Bay

PHOTO: FRONT: Centacare day respite recipients Pam Sweeney and Pat Balzan, Centacare service delivery mananger Susan McNamara. BACK: Centacare lifestyle activities support Dawn Reynold and operations manager David Larsen. Photo by Jodie Callcott

CENTACARE will launch a new memory cafe this week to support those affected by dementia.

The Sticky Fig Gallery Cafe will host a monthly meeting where people living with dementia and their carers can enjoy socialising in a supportive environment.

Operations manager David Larsen said the idea behind it was to counteract feelings of isolation.

Click here to read the full article by Jodie Callcott in the Fraser Coast Chronicle