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Local Groups

Local Groups
Local Groups for people with Dementia in Wells
Local Groups for people with Dementia and their family

Individually we are one drop, together we are an ocean
– Ryunosuke Satoro, poet

Local groups are a great opportunity to meet other people in similar situations.

They are fun and informal, run by qualified staff who can offer support and information if needed.

Click on the links below for more information


Meeting other people going through similar experiences to ourselves is an important part of managing any difficulties.

These groups offer opportunities to meet other people with dementia, make friends and have fun.

Why not try one of our local groups and see for yourself?

the Lawrence Centre
Based in central Wells, Somerset, The Lawrence Centre is a community-centred charity providing day opportunities for older people, including those living with health issues and memory loss in an accessible and enjoyable environment for members to relax, socialise, enjoy activities and support, every weekday and one Saturday per month.
For more Information contact
01749 676839 or 07825 685245
Silent Disco

Heads Up – Wells

A range of enjoyable and stimulating activities are offered for people affected by dementia.

Groups are run every Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 2.30p.m. and include woodwork, pottery, memory workshops, flexercise and even silent discos.

Activities provide stimulation and a sense of achievement and are based on individual preferences and interests.

For further information contact 01749 670667.

Somerset Arts Well -Music For Wellbeing

A relaxed and inclusive community group meeting in the centre of Wells to make music through singing and playing drums. For everyone living with memory loss, dementia and learning disability in the happy and supportive environment of Seagar Hall. £5 per person including refreshments. For more information please contact Eliza on 07887 683 856 or Email

Every Wednesday 1115 to 1245 at Seagar Hall, Union St, Wells BA5 2PU

Carer’s Groups

Looking after someone can be tough, but you are not on your own.

Everyone is welcome at these local groups where you can get some support and meet other people in similar situations.

Wells Carer's Group

Wells Carer’s Support


At The Bridge, Priory Park,

Glastonbury Rd, Wells BA5 1TJ

On the 4th Wednesday of the month 1.30p.m-3pm

Call 07774 207458 or 01749 836561 for more information