Restructure

Following a restructure of the charity the Board of Trustees is sad to announce that after 25 years of loyal service with Clevearc, Gayle Tweed is leaving her position as CEO, effective from 10 September 2021. The Board is extremely grateful for Gayle’s contribution to the charity over many years and wishes her the very…

Volunteering Opportunities

For our new Better Together project we require volunteer support buddies to support and help people living with dementia and their carers, to overcome their anxiety to become active members of their community again while continuing to stay Covid-19 safe. Please click the link below to find out more details and apply.

Dementia Action Week

Dementia Action Week is a national event that encourages people to take action to improve the lives of people affected by dementia. One in three of us born in the UK today will go on to develop dementia in our lifetime, and there will be one million people living with dementia by 2025 making dementia care one…

Let’s face the music….

Love Middlesbrough included an article in their magazine about Clevearc’s Dementia Friendly Middlesbrough support sessions. The article highlights the hard work put in by the project to deliver much needed support sessions for people with dementia and their families/carers. The sessions have been running twice a week in Middlesbrough since July 2020. click here to…

Fusion Cafe Halloween Special 2019

Fusion Cafe 2019 Halloween saw creepy goings on at the October Fusion Cafe. Fusion was a bubbling cauldron of witches, ghosts and ghouls.  It was a “thriller” session with a “monster” turnout of over 42 customers and 11 volunteer staff… oh and the odd bat or two!! Entertainment was “electrifying” provided by the “fangtastic” Michael…