1. Jasper's Community Cafe Neuro-cafe, Fridays 1pm to 3pm: Situated at Medway Adult Education, Rochester, in the Rochester Community Hub, Eastgate, ME1 1EW. This neuro-cafe is associated with an optional, free Medway Adult Education Tai Chi Class running from 10.30am to 12.30pm.
See our Neuro-cafes
page for more details and/ or call 01634 338400.
On Tuesdays Medway Adult Education runs a free, therapeutic 'Drumming for the Mind' class from 11am to 12.30pm social. After the drumming class we retire to Jaspers for refreshments and a chat.
2. Singing for the Memory Medway:
Join the new singing group that is designed for people with dementia and other cognitive impairments. Sessions held on second Friday of each month from 2pm to 4pm at The Parish Centre, St Peter's Church, Delce Road, Rochester ME1 2EH. To see the flyer, please click HERE
, and to see the dates through 2019/20 please click HERE
3. Neurological Alliance has published:
i). The findings of the Patient Experience Survey, see Here for the Key Findings and Here for the Policy Report. Thank you to all those who participated in this survey. ii). Neuro-Numbers 19, giving the latest incidence figures for neurological conditions - click Here to see this report. 4. First Disease Modifying Drug for Early Progressive MS approved by NHS: see Jon Jeffery's (MS Society, Medway) interview broadcast on ITV Meridian on 13 May where he gives his reaction to the approval of Ocrelizumab. This drug is expected to be made available from September 2019.