New dementia cafe opens in Norwich

Age UK Norfolk's drop in cafe initiative taking place at Hammerton Court, Norwich. Photo: Steve Adam

Age UK Norfolk's drop in cafe initiative taking place at Hammerton Court, Norwich. Photo: Steve Adams

A second Age UK Norfolk Pabulum dementia café has been opened in the Norwich area.

Age UK Norfolk's drop in cafe initiative taking place at Hammerton Court, Norwich. Getting to know o

Age UK Norfolk's drop in cafe initiative taking place at Hammerton Court, Norwich. Getting to know one another in during an introduction to Cognititve Stimulation Therapy. Photo: Steve Adams

The café, at the Hammerton Court dementia care unit in Bowthorpe Road, follows similar initiatives in Costessey, Diss and Horstead.

Age UK Norfolk's drop in cafe initiative taking place at Hammerton Court, Norwich. Getting to know o

Age UK Norfolk's drop in cafe initiative taking place at Hammerton Court, Norwich. Getting to know one another in during an introduction to Cognititve Stimulation Therapy. Photo: Steve Adams

The Pabulum Cafe opens will run on the third Wednesday of every month from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

The café offers people the chance to drop in and stay for as long as they wish.

A hairdresser is also available, providing an opportunity for carers attending the café to have their hair cut without having to arrange care cover.


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For more information about the café, call 01603 785241 or see www.ageuknorfolk.org.uk

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