A message to anyone affected by dementia in Barnsley

A message to anyone affected by dementia in Barnsley

Barnsley Independent Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support (BIADS) is still available to offer support to Barnsley people affected by any form of dementia.  Our dementia support and day care centres are closed because of the lockdown measures but we have adapted the...
Urgent appeal

Urgent appeal

In these uncertain times BIADS needs help to continue to support people affected by any form of dementia. Please click on the link, read our story and donate if you can – at no other time has your support been needed as much justgiving.com/campaign/BIADSFamily...
BIADS’ Volunteer Befriending Service

BIADS’ Volunteer Befriending Service

To help reduce social isolation, loneliness and build relationships in these difficult circumstances BIADS is launching a new service namely, a Volunteer Befriending Service.  Volunteers will ring carers, members or former carers and provide friendly conversation and...
AGM and Day Care Open Day

AGM and Day Care Open Day

On Friday 13th March we held our Annual General Meeting and officially opened our Day Care Service.  It was a brilliant day with 92 people attending and finding out about our financial year ended 30th September 2019. None of us who took part in that day of...
Help from BMBC

Help from BMBC

Barnsley Council has launched a new COVID-19 emergency contact centre to help people who need emergency support after being impacted by disruptions due to coronavirus. This service is for people who do not have any support networks and will help vulnerable people who...