Hertswise

Hertswise is a service designed for people living with dementia, low level memory loss or mild cognitive impairment, with their friends, family and carers at its heart.

It’s provided by a partnership of community and voluntary groups to ensure we can provide the kind of support that you need. Hertswise aims to ensure that people of all ages, living anywhere in Hertfordshire are able to easily access information and advice, activities and support. We will have the right service to enable you to make positive changes to your health and wellbeing to both prevent the onset of dementia and to live well with memory loss and dementia whether or not you have (or want) a diagnosis.

What is available?

  • Information & Advice for all aspects of your life
  • Activities and groups designed by you
  • Carers support groups, and advice
  • Assistive technology information and advice
  • Specialist (Community Information Network) Advisors

Contact:

For more information, please call our direct point of contact HertsHelp on 0300 123 4044 or visit Age UK Herts by clicking here.

Dates/ locations/ times:

Stevenage (2 venues) -

Venue 1

  • Hampson Park Community Centre, Hampson Park Community Centre, Webb Rise, Stevenage, SG1 5QU.
  • Every Thursday from 2-4pm.

Venue 2

  • Parish Church Of St. Andrew & St. George, The Rectory, Cuttys Lane, Stevenage SG1 1XX.
  • Every Wednesday, from 2-4pm. Commencing 9 May.
  • Details: Easily accessible -central location, walkable from the town, limited parking. Wheelchair ramps available.

North Herts

  • Garden City Court (Quantum Care), Whiteway, Letchworth Garden City SG6 2PP.
  • Every Wednesday 2-4pm.
  • Details: Limited free parking onsite and free parking on residential street.

East Herts (3 venues) –

Venue 1:

  • River Beane View, Quantum Care Ltd, 1 Beane View, Port Vale, Hertford, SG14 3UD.
  • Every Tuesday 10-12pm.

Venue 2:

  • The Hailey Centre, Sayesbury Manor Bell Street, Sawbridgeworth CM21 9AN.
  • Every Wednesday 9.30am – 11.30am.

Venue 3:

  • Layston Grove Care Home, Keen Avenue, off London Road, Buntingford SG9 9SU.
  • Every Monday, 2 - 3.15pm. Commencing Monday 4 June.
  • Details: Parking on site, parking not permitted on the road outside of the carehome or in front of the houses. Overflow parking available at The Bury (football ground next door).

Welwyn/Hatfield -

  • Guessens Grove/Court, Guessens Grove, Welwyn Garden City, Herts, AL8 6RQ.
  • Every Thursday from 2-4pm.

St Albans

  • Parkside View, Chiltern Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 9FJ.
  • Every Thursday 2-4pm.