Download Magnify Burger menu < Minus Plus Circle Chevron down Chevron left Chevron right Lock Facebook Twitter Youtube Pinterest Toolbox Multiply Arrow Up Envelope Phone Ticket Clock Calendar Share Skip to main content

Posted 03 March 2016

share

Dementia UK fancy a cuppa event.jpg
Dementia UK fancy a cuppa event.jpg

Fancy a cuppa for Dementia UK?

Our Support Team has organised 17 different events from 1 to 8 March to help raise awareness and money for Dementia UK.

Events will be held at each of the sheltered/retirement schemes for residents to get involved in, and one at the head office, where cakes, tea and coffee will be on sale. The events will allow residents and staff to come together to socialise, raising awareness and money for a great cause.

During the events, Ongo Dementia Friends will be on hand to answer any questions that tenants might have. Most staff are Dementia friends, which means they have undergone training to ensure they know the basics about Dementia. More training sessions are planned to take place later in the year.

Helen Wright, Support Team Manager at Ongo, said: “With an ageing population, Dementia is on the increase.  We are aiming to raise awareness as well as funds to help those with a Dementia diagnosis and their families. 

“The Support Team see first hand the effect Dementia can have on an individual and their family, that’s why we work so hard to understand how we can help and improve our service."

Latest News

15 October 2018 Ongo Recruitment secure Gangmasters license Read full article
05 October 2018 Employment support event for over 50’s Read full article
Click here if you claim Universal Credit

It is important you let us know so we can support you in paying your rent on time.

UPDATED PRIVACY POLICY: PLEASE READ

We've updated our privacy policy in line with the new GDPR regulations. To view our privacy policy, click the link.

Close
Open
Live Chat