Monthly Groups

East Kent Independent Dementia Support, also known as EKIDS, was founded to support people living with dementia as well as their carers and their families, in East Kent.

Monthly groups supported by EKIDS

First Monday of every month 2pm to 4pm

Come and join us in the lovely surroundings of the Miramar, talk with our members about shared experiences, where to get help and how they have coped with supporting loved ones with a dementia diagnosis

Venue: The Miramar Care Home, 165 Reculver Road, Beltinge, Herne Bay CT6 6PX


First Tuesday of every month at 10.30am - noon

Coffee, chat and socialisation group

Venue: The Comfort Inn (San Clu), Victoria Parade, Ramsgate CT11 8DT


Second Tuesday of every month at 10.30am - noon

Memory Club group attended by health professionals and service providers who can provide valuable information and advice

Venue: St. Christopher's Church, Princess Margaret Avenue, Newington, Ramsgate CT12 6LG


Third Wednesday of every month at 10am - noon

Coffee, chat and socialisation group held in a beautiful setting. Free parking and close to the bus station

Venue: Kent & Canterbury Club, 17 Old Dover Road, Canterbury CT1 3JB


Fourth Wednesday of every month 7 - 8.30pm

A small and welcoming evening support group.

Venue: The Bakehouse, St. Mildred-s Road, Westgate-on-Sea CT8 8RE (between Carlton Cinema and Corals)