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News and resources

News and resources

Find out about Dementia Wellington’s upcoming events and courses

  • Change to Mana Supporter Group

    Written by Dementia Wellington 19/09/2018

    Due to a double booking, the September Mana Supporter Group will be held on Thursday 27th September from 10.30 to 12 noon, rather than 20th...

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  • Kapiti Appeal

    Written by Dementia Wellington 12/09/2018

    This month, Dementia Wellington is holding an appeal only in Kapiti, and we need your help to make it a success!Can you donate an hour or two of...

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  • Spring newsletter out now

    Written by Dementia Wellington 07/09/2018

    Would you like to find out more about the fantastic Cognitive Stimulation Therapy course we ran recently for people with dementia? As one...

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  • Move body and mind with Yoga Rhapsody

    Written by Dementia Wellington 07/09/2018

    As part of our Living Well With Dementia programme, we're delighted to offer a FREE six session yoga course starting in September for people with...

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  • Win tickets to WOW!

    Written by Dementia Wellington 05/09/2018

    World of WearableArt (WOW) has very generously donated two tickets to Dementia Wellington - for a chance to win these tickets all you have to do is...

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  • Light up for dementia this October!

    Written by Dementia Wellington 09/08/2018

    You probably know someone affected by dementia, either in your family or in your community. Will you fundraise for them in the Neon Night Run/Walk?

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  • The 2018 Annual Report is now online

    Written by Dementia Wellington 18/07/2018

    Thank you to everyone who attended our AGM last week. If you weren't able to make it, our latest Annual Report is available...

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  • Info for collectors this Saturday

    Written by Dementia Wellington 28/06/2018

    Thank you so much if you have volunteered to collect for the Dementia Wellington Countdown Appeal. You will have your email confirmation with the...

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  • 2018 AGM - Wednesday 11 July

    Written by Dementia Wellington 27/06/2018

    Notice of Alzheimers Wellington AGM   Join us for our 2018 Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 11 July at 1pm.  When: Wednesday 11 July 2018 At...

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  • Can you collect in our Countdown Appeal?

    Written by Dementia Wellington 05/06/2018

    We're holding an appeal on Saturday 30 June at Countdown stores in Wellington, Kapiti, and the Hutt Valley, and we need your help!

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  • Ocean's 8 Movie Fundraiser

    Written by Dementia Wellington 04/06/2018

    If you're planning to see the new Ocean's 8 movie, how about supporting Dementia Wellington at the same time? HUGE thanks to the awesome Interact...

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  • You can become a Dementia Friend

    Written by Dementia Wellington 23/05/2018

    Become a Dementia Friend today and join a growing community of people helping to make New Zealand a more supportive, inclusive and understanding...

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  • Update on upcoming education courses

    Written by Dementia Wellington 22/05/2018

    The upcoming Living Well With Cognitive Impairment running 23rd & 30th May has been CANCELLED. There will be another opportunity to attend the...

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  • Hot off the press!

    Written by Dementia Wellington 18/05/2018

    Our latest Connect newsletter is available now! Inside there's a great section on how to help someone caring for a person with dementia, a handy...

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  • Wellington Dementia Symposium

    Written by Dementia Wellington 16/05/2018

    On Thursday 3 May, we held the inaugural Wellington Dementia Symposium. It was hosted by Dementia Wellington, Dementia New Zealand, and the New...

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  • Cog Cafe up and running

    Written by Dementia Wellington 11/04/2018

    Did you come along to the first Cog Cafe yesterday? We had 19 people attend; what a fantastic turnout for our first session! These monthly meet-ups are...

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  • Dance for dementia!

    Written by Dementia Wellington 11/04/2018

    Can you groove for a good cause and boogie for brain health? Then join us as we DANCE FOR DEMENTIA! Being social and staying active are important for...

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  • Are you a golfer struggling to ‘Stay on the Course’?

    Written by Dementia Wellington 11/04/2018

    If you’re finding your usual round of golf is getting to be a bit too much, the Royal Wellington Golf Club offers a golf afternoon with just 9 holes and...

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