Monday Social Meetings      Second Monday of the month (unless stated otherwise)

Venue: SportsAble, Braywick Rd, Maidenhead.  SL6 1BN from 14.00-16.00.  

We usually have a speaker, some tea and cakes and a little gentle exercise at the end 

May 20th  (Please note new date)

Rev Julie Underwood, will be giving a talk:    ‘Me and Three Men on a Boat’. 

She is the Minister at St Mark’s Methodist Church, Maidenhead, who gave us a generous donation after their Christmas Fair, last year.

June 10th 

Helen MacDiarmid, a local lawyer, will be giving advice and answering questions about making a Will and a Lasting Power of Attorney. Family members or friends may want to come with you, as your guests, to find out more information on these very important matters which we should be thinking about. Come and find out the facts and take the opportunity to ask questions.

July 8th                                             Annual Cream Tea

Venue: the Grovefield House Hotel, Taplow Common Road, Taplow SL1 8LR

This is a beautiful setting with easy access for wheelchairs and plenty of parking.   The cost will be £10 for members and they may bring one guest for the same cost. If you would like to bring more guests their cost will be £15. There is an application form attached to this Newsletter.             Please complete and return as soon as possible


August 12th

George Torpey will be talking about the:

‘Alexander Devine Hospice’

September 9th

Fiona and Alex, Specialist Speech and Language Therapists, from the Berkshire Healthcare

NHS Foundation Trust with give a talk:

“Communication and swallowing changes in Parkinson’s disease”

A brief look into how and why speech and swallow changes occur in PD and how therapy can help to improve, maintain and/or manage difficulties.

October 14th

Amit Kohli   will talk about:     ‘Benefits’. 

Amit works for the Slough benefit take up team, and will talk about what Benefits are available, who is eligible and how to claim.