Events

Bags of Support

With some funding in place from the Scottish Government, we can provide weekly “bags of support” to people affected by dementia. They are free to receive, there’s no commitment, and we hope to tailor-make what we bring to your doorstep (contact free,... read more

A virtual hug

We wanted to let everyone know that we’re thinking of you, we know how hard a time this will be for lots of us, and that support is available. This beautiful illustration is of some of our regular walking group, including the dogs (left to right) Mickey, Sadie,... read more

In view of the current concerns about the transmission of Covid 19 in community contexts, we are suspending our weekly walks and cinema programmes until further notice. We are all volunteers, and we will miss our lovely groups of people. Please look after yourselves.... read more

Relaxed cinema in 2020

Our relaxed cinema afternoons have a new venue…all are welcome at St Quivox Church Hall, on the corner of St Quivox and Caerlaverock Road. We needed more space to keep the audience comfortable, and we’re delighted to report that the first cinema afternoon... read more

Autumn’s Relaxed Cinema

Our relaxed cinema afternoons continue with a trio of films designed to get your foot tapping, to put a smile on your face, and a song in your heart. By “relaxed cinema”, we mean that our space inside Prestwick Community Centre isn’t as dark as a... read more

DFP on TV

Here’s Elissa and Julie talking about Dementia Friendly Prestwick, our Monday walks, and our aim – with Paths for All – to create the first dementia friendly promenade in Scotland*. *the world... read more

Public Consultation

We have the opportunity to help make Prestwick promenade more inclusive, accessible and dementia friendly. Thanks to Paths For All funding, this public consultation seeks to gauge the views of the community, with the aim of Prestwick becoming “Scotland’s... read more

Tommy’s Honour with Jason Connery

Our monthly cinema afternoons are done with Friends of the Broadway Prestwick. The fabulous pop up cinema equipment is theirs, and together we put on wonderful afternoons. The next event is a bit different….we’re¬†thrilled to announce a special screening... read more