Dementia Friendly Cafés Around Belfast

There are several dementia cafés available around Belfast, aimed at providing support and community for those affected by dementia and their carers.

Milesian Manor Dementia Café

Located in Magherafelt, not far from Belfast, Milesian Manor hosts a monthly Dementia Café in partnership with Dementia NI and the Mid-Ulster Council. This café aims to support families and carers by offering expert advice from Nursing staff, Carers and representatives of Dementia NI, as well as opportunities to share experiences with other people in similar positions.

East Belfast Community Development Agency (EBCDA) Carers Café

The EBCDA runs a monthly Carers Café specifically for those caring for individuals with dementia. This café provides a relaxed space for carers to unwind, share their experiences, and participate in various activities and talks from organisations like Carers NI and the Alzheimer’s Society. It takes place on the first Thursday of every month at the Holywood Arches Library​.

Dementia Friendly East Belfast

This initiative supports carers and those living with dementia through various hubs located across East Belfast. These hubs provide information on dementia-related services and activities. The Dementia Friendly East Belfast website also features a “What’s On Guide” for events and activities in the area​.

Alzheimer's Society in Belfast

The Alzheimer’s Society offers a range of support services for those affected by dementia in Belfast. These include information hubs, support groups, and resources for carers. The society’s website provides comprehensive information on local services and how to access them​.

South Belfast Dementia Carers Café

This is a Carers Café specifically for those who care for someone with dementia in South Belfast. It runs the last Tuesday of the month Ormeau Road Library, 10.00am- 11.30am. Their email is [email protected]