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A Classical Music Treat for the Mayor’s Charities

Do support this gig at St Botolph’s on 22nd February as it features local musicians raising money for local charities on behalf of the Mayor of Colchester. Keep your ears poised, some tunes might well be familiar! For more information about the mayor’s charities click on the link:...

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A Simplified Guide to Dementia

Have you ever forgotten where you last placed your keys or double booked an appointment? Well the headline is, that common-or garden forgetfulness shouldn’t be confused with Dementia or Alzheimer’s. Irritating as forgetting someone’s birthday may be, we all experience a dose of memory lapse from time to time. It...

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Joint Action over Dementia across NE Essex

Many of you may be aware of Dementia and Alzheimer’s, a condition occurring in later life which primarily effects memory function, personality and reasoning. Since there is a growing ageing population many more of us are succumbing in old age to dementia type problems. However, did you know there are...

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Blanket Testing with our patner John Ford Group

In partnership John Ford Group and Age Concern Colchester & North East Essex – blanket testing! For the second year running, JFG have teamed up with Age Concern to PAT (portable appliance test) heated blankets owned by the older community of Colchester and the surrounding area. If the item failed...

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