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Linked Hands

Date of Event:    December 15, 2017

Linked Hands is a community group for everyone including anyone living with dementia and their family and friends to go along too. The group meet at Ardrossan Park Church on the 1st Friday and the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Head along to Park Church on the 15 December for community, chat, coffee and cake at 1:30pm till 3pm.

The group is to be enjoyed by all, those who are unable to attend independently should come with a companion who can take responsibility for them and share the experience of the group.

Please note there is no transport available  to this group.

A suggested donation of £2 would be very much appreciated.

For further information please call Tanya on 01294 538903 or Archie on 0788 145 2115.

Ardrossan Whitlees Centre Pantomime

Date of Event:    December 17, 2017

Ardrossan Whitlees Centre are hosting their pantomime, Robin Hood, at Ardrossan Civic Centre on Sunday 17 December. There will be two shows, 1-3pm and 4-6pm. Tickets are £6pp.

Tickets are on sale at Ardrossan Whitlees Centre.

Call the Community Centre for more information on 01294 461700.

Largs Library Film Club – Christmas Special

Date of Event:    December 19, 2017

On Tuesday 19 December at 1pm Largs Library will be showing the classic Christmas movie featuring James Stewart, A Wonderful Christmas.

Go along and get in the festive mood. Please contact Largs Library on 01475 673309 for more details or to book your space.



Caring Christmas At Park Church

Date of Event:    December 20, 2017

On Wednesday 20 December from 1.45pm-2.45pm Park Church in Ardrossan are holding a time of worship which is open to everyone, but especially for those living with dementia and their carers. There will be tea and cake to follow.

For more information please contact

Manicures And Massages At Montgomery Court

Date of Event:    December 20, 2017

You are invited to Montgomery Court, Kilbirnie on Wednesday 20 December from 2-4pm for free manicures and seated massages provided by college students.

For more information please contact the hub on 01505 684757.

Ardrossan Library Quiz

Date of Event:    December 21, 2017

Ardrossan library are having there Christmas Quiz on Thursday 21 December 2017.

Teams of 4 (max) are invited to go along at 5:15 for a 5:30 start.

This is a popular evening so book your place now by calling the library on 01294 469682.

Recovery At Work/ADP Activities

Date of Event:    December 30, 2017

Here is some information of activities taking place locally by Recovery At Work and ADP.


  • SMART meeting – 10am-11.30am, Civic Centre, Glasgow Street, Ardrossan
  • Happy Feet Jogging group- 4pm, Ardrossan (contact Cheryl Gilmour (below))
  • SMART meeting – 4.45pm-6.15pm, The Brisbane Centre, Bath Street, Largs
  • Family Activity Group: Onside Ayrshire 7pm-8.30pm, Kilwinning Academy (


  • Fitba4U- 10am-1pm, Kilwinning Sports Ground
  • Changes (BBV/Peer support group): 2-4pm, Fullarton Connexions, Irvine (contact Billy Hamilton, 07870835552)
  • Cafe Solace – 5pm-8pm, Fullarton Connexions, Irvine.
  • Teen Challenge- 8pm-10pm, Fullarton Connexions, Irvine


  • SMART meeting – 10am-11.30am, Volunteer Rooms, Irvine
  • Music group – 12.30-2.30pm, Volunteer Rooms, Irvine
  • Cafe Solace – 5pm-8pm, Church of the Nazarene, Glasgow Street, Ardrossan


  • SMART meeting (female only) 5pm-6.30pm, Woman’s Aid, Saltcoats


  • SMART meeting – 1pm-2.30pm Sports Pavilion, Brodic
  • Twilight Basketball- 7.30pm-9.30pm Dalry Primary School (11-21 year olds) & Irvine Portal 6.30- 8.30pm
  • Making Sense (FAS) Support Group, last Friday of the month, Barnardos, 39-41a Main Street, Kilwinning, KA13 6AN
  • Café Solace- 5- 7pm Bridgend Community Centre, Kilbirnie


  • Recovery Roots Allotment Group, Eglinton Park, Kilwinning, various days and times. Contact Ann Wilson
  • Funky Films group- various days & times

Please contact- Steph McCutcheon (, 07393314902) or Cheryl Gilmour (, 07890586711).

Peer Mentoring support- contact Billy Hamilton 07870835552.

Alzheimers Scotland January Activities

Date of Event:    January 8, 2018

Monday 8th – Football Reminiscence – Ardrossan Civic Centre, Ardrossan KA22 8EU, 10am-12pm.

Thursday 11th – Musical Memories, Kilbirnie. Montgomery Court, KA25 7JE, 2pm-3.30pm.

Monday 15th – Football Reminiscence – Irvine, Vennel Centre , Vennel Gardens East Road Irvine, KA12 0BQ, 11am-12.30pm.

Monday 15th – Talk of the Town – Vennel Centre, East Road Irvine KA12 0BQ 1.30pm-3pm.

Tuesday 16th – Beith Musical Memories – Beith High Church Kirk Road, Beith KA15 1EX, 1.30pm-3pm.

Thursday 25th – Talk of the Town Kilbirnie – Montgomery Court, KA25 7JE, 2pm-3.30pm.

Monday 29th – Musical Minds Irvine, Fullarton Church, Waterside, Irvine, KA12 8QJ, 2pm-3.30pm.

Tuesday 30th – Tea and a Blether – Vennel Centre , Vennel Gardens, East Road Irvine, KA12 0BQ, 10.30am-12.30pm.

Activities are only possible due to the commitment of the volunteers and the donations they gratefully receive. A suggested donation of £2 would be very much appreciated. If you have any feedback they are always happy to listen.

These Community Groups are there to be enjoyed by anyone living with dementia or experiencing difficulties with their memory, including their families and friends.

All are welcome; people who can attend independently and/or for those unable to do so should go with a companion who can take responsibility for them and share the experiences of the group.

Alzheimer Scotland are unable to provide transport, therefore it is your responsibility to get to and from this community activity, safely”.

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