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Essence is digital!!

👍 Essence is digital!!   If you are interested in accessing our service digitally we have a range of support and a number of activities that are available.   The Essence Service is able to provide initial assessments and keep in touch meetings virtually using...

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Virtual activities run by the Essence Service

👍 Since the beginning of June we have successfully rolled out a number of virtual activities and we are pleased to report that they are going very well! Isn’t technology amazing at times 😁 Please see our current programme below and if you are interested in joining us...

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Carer support groups.

Carer support groups give time for carers to socialise, share information & offer support. They are so normalising. At various stages of our lives, most people have experience of being a carer.  The types, levels and amounts of caring required can vary...

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Dementia Therapy Course starting in April 2020.

Please see the below image for information regarding an exciting new course starting soon with Age UK Sunderland.  It will be held at our head office - the Bradbury Centre, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ - hence any queries need to go via our Activage...

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Dementia Friends Sessions – held at the Essence Centre

Dementia Friends sessions are held at the Essence Centre regularly throughout the year.  These are one-off sessions.Those who have attended our past sessions have given great feedback.Prior knowledge and experience of dementia is not needed in order to be a...

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Come along to our new singing session – ‘Happy Harmonies’!

Come along to our new singing session – ‘Happy Harmonies’!

The Essence Service are pleased to announce that we have a new weekly singing and music session starting!  - ‘Happy Harmonies’. This will begin on Thursday 29th August from 2.30pm – 4.30pm In the Function Room, at The Terrace, 6-7 Green Terrace, Sunderland, SR1 3PZ....

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Beamish passes @ Essence.

The Essence Service has a limited number of passes available which allow up to 5 persons per pass to have free entry to Beamish Open Air Museum where history comes to life. (Please note the passes are only available to those currently registered to Essence). If you...

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Wellbeing 4 You – new weekly session!

Wellbeing 4 You – new weekly session!

In October we had a couple of wellbeing taster sessions based upon relaxing therapies and gentle movement. They were a success, well-attended and all who came along said they enjoyed. We had positive feedback, hence we have decided to put on a weekly session -...

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