What we do

Our services support

people living with dementia.

Your kindness helps them to live well.

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Day care

Half, full and hourly sessions available

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Make a difference to our members' lives

Welcome to BIADS

We are a charitable organisation formed to provide support for those who have any form of dementia and their families and friends.

Our services cover the Barnsley Metropolitan area. Our mission is to enable our members to live well with dementia in the community.

The signs of dementia -

what to expect

The symptoms of dementia can be varied. Find out more about what to do if you think you or a loved one has dementia.

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The facts about


There are 944,000 people with demetia in the UK. This will increase to over 1 million by 2030.

Find out more about this incurable condition.

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How we can help -

our services

We provide support to those affected by dementia, their carers, families and friends by providing support, social events and activities.

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Latest news & events

Christmas is a time for appreciations

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Holiday Inn, Dodworth, fundraising again for BIADS

What a fantastic day we had at the Holiday Inn, Dodworth at their Christmas market on Sunday 19th November, this is the second year in a ...
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Thank you GBAC

WOW what a challenge!  GBAC Ltd faced their fears for BIADS and raised a fantastic £600.  The team went all out while holding spiders, snakes, ...
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Well done ladies

A massive thank you to Worsbrough Ladies Dart’s Team for all their hard work fundraising over the past twelve months and for raising a fantastic ...
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How can we help?

To find out more about our services, or if you’d like to volunteer please get in touch, we’d love to hear from you.