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What Do We Provide?

Approach provides services to meet the needs of older people with dementia or mental health needs along with adults who are socially disadvantaged.

We work mainly in North Staffordshire and the City of Stoke-on-Trent.


Our services include:

  • Specialist Day Care Groups
  • Men in Sheds Day Care Groups
  • Dementia Advisors
  • 1:1 Day Opportunities Support
  • Carers Cafés
  • Training Services

Please click here, or on the "Services" bubble at the top of the page, to see more about what we do.


For all enquiries or to find out more about anything Approach does please call.







 Registered Charity Number : 1151038



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Upcoming Events

Dementia Awareness Event at Freeport Talke

Retailers at Freeport Talke have teamed up with North Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Dementia Strategy Group to launch an awareness day at the shopping centre to raise the profile of dementia.

Free Dementia Awareness Training for Carers in Burton

Approach have been commissioned by Staffordshire County Council & Stoke-on-Trent City Council to provide Dementia Awareness Training for Carers. The course is free to attend.

Variety Evening in Memory of Frederick Forrester

Variety Evening in Memory of Frederick Forrester. Sue Simcoe and David Forrester are organising a fundraising event for Approach in memory of David's father, Frederick.

Steffi Fundraises with a "Shimmy Down Memory Lane"

Steffi Ward is holding an event to help raise funds for Approach on Saturday 24th June at Holy Trinity Community Centre, London Road, Newcastle, ST5 1LQ at 7.30pm.

Forget Me Not Café - Chesterton

Today we attended the first Forget Me Not Café in Chesterton today! 


More News on Facebook & Twitter

You can find more news from Approach on our Facebook and Twitter pages  

Men In Sheds at Stoke City vs Southampton Match

Stoke City community team invited our Men in Sheds groups to try out their new accessible room at the Bet 365 stadium for the Stoke City vs Southampton game on Saturday 30th September 2017.

A Positive Approach September 2017

Our latest newsletter is now live!

“Unite Against Dementia” Summit at Bentley Motors

  East Cheshire Dementia Action Alliance (ECDAA) are organising a “Unite Against Dementia" Summit on World Alzheimer’s Day on September 21st 2017.

NEW Carer's Cafe in Endon/ Staffs Moorlands

We have a new Dementia Carer's Cafe opening in Endon in October. It will take place on the dates below at Endon Methodist Church, 258, Leek Road, Endon, ST9 9DY between 10.30am to 12.30pm.