1. ALZHEIMER'S SOCIETY* (Newham)

1a) Memory Lane Café (for people with Dementia and their carers)

Meets last Thursday of every month, 1pm – 3pm, 328 Barking Road, London E6 2RT

Tel. No: 020 8472 0658 or Amina, Peer Support Group Facilitator mobile: 07525403849

Email: [email protected];

1b) Memory Lane Café (for people with Dementia and their carers)

Meets first Friday of every month, 2pm – 4pm, The Hub Community Centre, 123 Star Lane, London E16 4PZ. Also offers one to one support and home visits. Tel: 020 8472 0658 or Amina, Peer Support Group Facilitator mobile: 07525403949

Email:  [email protected];

or             [email protected];

1c) Memory Lane Café (for people with Dementia and their carers)

Meets third Wednesday of every month,12.00-2.00pm, Jack Cornwell Community Centre, Jack Cornwell Street, Manor Park, London E12 5NN

Email: [email protected];

 2. BRANCH OUT (Community Neighbourhood)

A Social group for people with Asperger’s and Autism

If you or someone you know has Autism or Asperger’s Syndrome c

ome along to socialise, play board games, Nintendo Wii and lots more (free)

Meet 2nd Thursday of every month from 1pm – 3pm at

Green Street Library, 337 – 341 Green Street, Plaistow E13 9AR

Meet 4th Thursday of every month from1pm – 3pm at

Plaistow Library, North Street,

Plaistow E13 9HL

Email:  [email protected];

3. CEREBRAL PALSY NETWORK NEWHAM*

   (CPNN – support group for parents/carers)

Meets 3rd Tuesday every month 10am – 12.30pm, Stay’n’Play,99-101 Dongola Road West (off Balaam Street), E13 8RD.

Tel. No: 07903 955 353 – Habbib Aziz

Email: [email protected];

4. DIABETES SUPPORT CLUB

Meets 3rd Friday of every month at Manor Park Library, Manor Park E12

Tel. No: 07812675213 - Zakir Adam

Email: [email protected];

 5. FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF PEOPLE WITH DEMENTIA

Meets monthly on a Thursday 1.00pm-3.00pm.

Ithaca House ,27 Romford Rd

London E15 4LJ

Tel. No: 0208 525 3220 – Marta Meli

Email: [email protected];

6. GOOD NEIGHBOURS SERVICE

Newham New Deal Partnership

 Supports older people living in Newham with dementia and/or their carers

with Information and case work. Also provides extra support

and increase social contact, self-confidence and choice

for older residents to be independent.  

 Newham NDP, St Luke’s Community Centre, 89 Tarling Road, E16

For more information and a referral form, call: 020 7366 6343 - Kamal Sahota

or email:  [email protected]

7. LONDON BOROUGH OF NEWHAM’S MENTAL HEALTH CARERS SUPPORT GROUPS

Meets 3rd Monday of every month 5.30pm – 7.30pm,

Stratford Advice Arcade,107-109 The Grove, Stratford E15 1HP

Tel. No: 0203 373 0567

Email:   [email protected]

      or     [email protected]

8. NEWHAM AFRICAN CARIBBEAN CARERS FORUM

Meets 2nd Tuesday of every month 11.30am – 1.30pm

Stratford Advice Arcade, 107 - 109 The Grove, Stratford E15 1HP

Tel. No: 030 8514 0193 - Jean Crooke

Email:   [email protected];

 9. NEWHAM ACTIVE DIABETIC'S - Diabetic's Support Group

Ithaca House, 27 Romford road, Stratford E15 4LJ

Tel No: 020 8555 7122, Mobile: 07946038142 - Des Blake

Email:   [email protected];

10. NEWHAM STROKE CLUB

Meets every Wednesday 2pm - 5pm (refreshments included)

Katherine Road Community Centre, 254 Katherine Road, Forest Gate E7

Tel. No: 020 8548 9825 - Abdul Shakoor

Email:  [email protected];

11. NEWHAM PARENT FORUM

Support group for parent carers of children and young people with a range of disabilities

with the aim of improving services

For groups details call 07887382929

Email:   [email protected];

www.newhamparentforum.co.uk;

12. NEWHAM RISE

A confidential service for families & carers affected

by others’ substance misuse

CGL Newham Rise – 3 Beckton Road, Canning Town, London E16 4DE

To make a referral, call 0800 652 3879 Option 2

Email: [email protected];

or Fax No: 020 7511 6997

www.changegrowlive.org;

13. PARENT SUPPORT GROUP (LEARNING DISABILITIES)

Meets LAST Wednesday of every month 12pm – 2.30pm.

Jack Cornwall Centre Manor Park E12 5NN

Tel. No: 020 373 3048 - Prabhudas Tanna

Email: prabhudastanna@gmail.com;

14. SEN SUPPORT GROUP*

(for parents and their children with SEN)

Altmore Childrens Centre (Altmore Infants School), Soft Play Area, Altmore Avenue, London E6 2BX

Tel. No: 020 8552 6604 - Zena Holroyd (for bookings)

Email: [email protected]

   15. TOGETHER WE CAN

Social group for young stroke survivors (under 50)

Meets every Friday 2pm- 4pm

To book your place or for more information, email: [email protected];

16. LET US COMMUNICATE

Support Group for parents of children with social communication difficulties. A place for you to turn negatives into positives.

Meets once a month at Edith Kerrison Nursery School and Children's Centre.

Sophia Road E16 3PB (located inside Rosetta Primary School)

For more information, please contact:

Lorna at 020 7473 2761

Cre'che is available.  Booking essential

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