Meeting Centre Opens

Meeting Centre Opens

You may have noticed the banners outside the RAFA Club recently. We are happy to announce that the first Meeting Centre in the west of Scotland has opened in Prestwick. What is a Meeting Centre (MC)? They started in 1993 in the Netherlands to provide practical,...
Prestwick Promenade From the Skies

Prestwick Promenade From the Skies

The group are delighted with the feedback they have received. Chair of Dementia Friendly Prestwick, Ian Welsh OBE said: “This project is one of a range of activities undertaken by Dementia Friendly Prestwick over the last four years to make positive impacts on people...
Dementia Friendly Promenade – Julie T

Dementia Friendly Promenade – Julie T

One of our founding members and Trustee, Julie Twaddell brings a lot of lived experience to our charity. Both her mum and dad had vascular dementia, and she was an unpaid carer for several years. She is a local activist, and this seafront project is hugely important...
Dementia Friendly Promenade – Elissa

Dementia Friendly Promenade – Elissa

A two-year-long project to make the Prestwick promenade more accessible for people living with dementia has unveiled three new wind vanes to coincide with World Alzheimer’s Day on Monday 21st September. Dementia Friendly Prestwick has worked in partnership with the...
DFP on TV

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 🙂