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The Monthly Alzheimer's Support Evening Groups - MASE

The MASE Groups are continuing to run successfully with good numbers of Carers and their cared-for still attending the four Groups in Cannock, Haughton, Rugeley and Hednesford.

  • Cannock lunchtime Group is held on the first Monday of each month from 1:00 - 3:00  
  • Venue: St Luke’s Church Hall WS11 1DE (free car park)
  • Haughton Group is held on 2nd Thursday of each month from 7:00 until 9:00 pm 
  • Venue: Haughton Village Hall ST18 9EZ (free car park)
  • Rugeley Group is held on 3rd Friday of each month from 7:00 until 9:00 pm
  • Venue is Lea Hall Davy Room Rugeley WE15 2LB (free car park)

Hednesford is last Monday of each month from 7:00 until 9:00 pm and starts on 28 March 2022

Please note this Venue has recently changed and is now:  St John's Church Hall, Hednesford Road, Heath Hayes WS12 3DZ

(free car park).

A warm welcome will await carers andd their cared-for at any of these groups!

The MASE Groups offer Carers friendship and helps them to build up networks of support to help them on their journey with dementia.

The group is run totally by volunteers - there are no paid workers.

There is information available at each group, together with Professionals who regularly attend the meetings to speak to Carers in a social atmosphere away from the hospital and doctor's surgery environment.

Each evening has a buffet, refreshments and entertainment.

The events are free of charge and transport can always be provided to bring being into the groups if needed.

The locations have reasonable access by public transport and are in safe locations close to each town. The premises have wheel chair access, accessible toilets, car parking and catering facilities.

Please remember to spread the word if you know someone who would benefit from our group.

 For further information please contact:

Trustee Daphne Sharp on 01785 211140 or 07939505455

Trustee : Michael Creek on 01785 663596

Who to contact

Contact Name
Daphne Sharp
Contact Position
Project Co-ordinator/Trustee
Telephone
01785 211140
07939 505455
01785 663595 [Mr M Creek - Trustee]
E-mail
themasegroup@gmail.com
Website
MASE

Where to go

Notes

All MASE venues have adequate, safe, parking and there is no charge.

There is no charge to attend the group, but donation boxes are on all tables should people wish to contribute to the afternoon.

There is a buffet and entertainment at every Group - together with a free raffle for Carers.

An information table has various leaflets on Dementia and there is always a Volunteer available to help with any queries.

New people attending the groups always receive a Welcome Pack containing a variety of useful and helpful information.

 

Other Details

Costs

Service is Free
Yes
Details
The afternoon or evening is free of charge to Carers and their cared for with Alzheimer's Dementia. However there are donation boxes should people with to make a contribution to the evening

Availability

Referral required
No
Other notes

 

There are four other MASE Groups held : Cannnock, Haughton, Rugeley, Hednesford

The venues all have adequate, safe, parking and there is no charge.

The meetings are held once a month Cannock is a lunchtime Group between 1:00 and 3:00 pm the others are evening Groupd held between 7:00 and 9:00 pm

There is no charge to attend the group, but donation boxes are on all tables should people wish to contribute to the event.

There is a buffet and entertainment at every Group - together with a free raffle for Carers.

An information table has various leaflets on Dementia and there is always a Volunteer available to help with any queries.

New people attending the groups always receive a Welcome Pack containing a variety of useful and helpful information

Please note: the Cannock group is a lunchtime group

Cannock  St Luike's Church Hall WS11 1DE - First Monday in the month 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm 

Haughton Village Hall ST18 9EZ- 2nd Thursday in the month  7.00 pm - 9.00 pm

Rugeley St Joseph's Church Hall WS15 2EH - 3rd Friday  in the month 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm

Hednesford Staffordshire University Academy WS12 4JH- Last Thursday  in the month  7.00 pm - 9.00 pm

DBS Checks

Have staff or volunteers been DBS (CRB) checked?
Yes
Awards
Support Staffs member
Last updated: 28 Sep 2022
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