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Archbishop's Park Gardening Group

A gardening group working with the gardens at Archbishop's Park. Originally set up to support those with mental health issues, but elderly people along with local residents are more than welcome whether or not they are living with dementia or similar illnesses. Refreshments, tools and gloves are provided.  

Archbishop's Park, Carlisle Lane, London, SE1 7LE
Umbrella org:
Friends of Archbishop's Park
07981 908 919
Opening times:
Fridays 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Disabled access:
3, 12, 53, 77, 148, 159, 344, 453, 507, C10
Lambeth North

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For some people later in their life the cells in the brain that are related to mental ability become damaged, causing a gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember. When this happens it is referred to as dementia. Dementia is a non-specific illness syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) in which affected areas of cognition may be memory, attention, language, and problem solving.
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