Southampton is holding a dementia festival to highlight the services available to people living with dementia and their carers.

This event is for people living with dementia and their friends,neighbours and family members.  if you are worried about a friend, neighbour or relative come along and learn more about the disease and how to help.

There will be music, entertainment and information.  it will cover both health and social care and other aspects of life such as exercise, diet, research.  There will be representatives from local agencies and private providers such as home care agencies, care homes, nursing homes and end of life care.


East Park (Andrews Park), East Park Terrace, Southampton SO14 7DW

If you are planning on getting to East Park by car it may not be easy to find on your sat nav. Some nearby postcodes are SO15 2AE and SO14 7DW. The surrounding roads are Cumberland Place, East Park Terrace, New Road, Park Walk and Above Bar Street. The closest car park is Kings Park Road car park.

East Park is in central Southampton and is easy to get to on public transport. The nearest bus stops are outside Southampton City Art Gallery on Commercial Road.

Contact: Katherine Barbour (Portswood Dementia Action Group Chair)

Telephone: 07763 863360

E-mail: [email protected]