A CARE home in Cirencester is launching a dementia support cafe to support families and friends who are caring for someone living with dementia. Elm Grove Bupa Care Home, on Somerford Road in Cirencester will hold the cafe on Thursday, May 9 between 2-4pm.

Entry free.Call in or book a place by calling 01285 896 314 or by emailing events@bupa.com.

Debbie Buttars, general manager said: “Our support café will offer a safe haven where people living with someone with dementia can come together in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

"A specialist dementia champion from the home will also be there to offer extra support and will make sure everyone has the help and advice they need over a cuppa and cake.”