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Butterflies – Dementia support and activities group

During the coronavirus pandemic, Butterflies is working in new ways to continue to support local people.

This includes:

  • Training and using volunteers to offer support and welfare checks on members
  • Working closely with Qdos Creates to offer accessible online activities for all members
  • Working closely with Barnsley Museum to distribute activity and reminiscence packs to all members
  • Offering advice where possible, food distribution and collection together with medication pick ups if needed
  • Work with NHS in various regions regarding new online support, virtual diagnosis and working with fraility scales with regards to hospital entry
  • To work together with Barnsley Council and carry out telephone support in out of office hours and weekends, working with a bank of third sector dementia support groups within the Barnsley area.

For more information, contact: Julie Brown, project manager.

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Telephone: 07545 815513

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Creative Minds is a registered charity in England and Wales number: 1055931-13. Registered office: Fieldhead Hospital, Ouchthorpe Lane, Wakefield, WF1 3SP