Annual Report 2016

Our Annual Report for 2016 is now available to download from the link below. annual-report-2016

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VOTING NOW OPEN – Please vote for The Memory Bus!

In the last couple of minutes voting has opened for the People’s Projects and we would love your support for The Memory Bus. We are one of five projects in the Tyne Tees Region competing for three prizes of £50,000, and if we win we will use the money to buy a mini bus so that we can provide even more places to go and things to do for people living with dementia. To vote, please visit www.thepeoplesprojects.org.uk and vote for...

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We are finalists in the People’s Projects!

  We are excited to announce that we have reached the finals of the People’s Projects with our own campaign which we have called “The Memory Bus”  Our project is one of five competing in Tyne Tees for £50,000 of National Lottery funding in the People’s Projects competition. Voting opens at 9am on Monday 20 March at www.thepeoplesprojects.org.uk. The Big Lottery Fund, ITV and The National Lottery have teamed up...

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Asda’s Community Hidden Hero!

Our Chief Operating Officer, Sandra Hastings, is delighted to have been named Asda Gosforth’s Community Hidden Hero.  She was presented with a pin in recognition of the work of Silverline Memories.  A link to the full story on the Asda’s website can be found here.     http://your.asda.com/community/gosforth-community-christmas Sandra is pictured below with Asda’s Community Champion Michelle Castledine.  Michelle...

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TimeSlips Story Telling – The Street Party

At Silverline Memories we often offer Time Slips as an activity.  TimeSlips is a storytelling activity that relies on imagination and not memory, allowing people with dementia to enjoy the process of creating a story, often with great humour and without the pressure of relying on the accuracy of the information. The process begins with the group being shown an image and then being prompted to describe what they think is happening in...

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