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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 Cafes
  • 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.


Telephone 01782 214999


 Registered Charity Number : 1151038



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Volunteers required

Have you ever thought about volunteering for Approach?


Upcoming Events

What's on at Approach in January

Here is a printable calendar of all Approach events throughout January.

What's on at Approach in December

Here is a printable calendar of all Approach events throughout December.

Approach Advisory Contact Centres

Introducing our dementia advisor appointment centres...

Rotary Biddulph Trolley Trek

Starting on Saturday 22nd October from the Town Hall steps in Biddulph, three Biddulph Rotarians are pushing a Sainsbury's trolley to Llandudno to complete a 90 mile trolley trek!

Dementia Awareness Day 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.


**NEW SERVICE-Dementia Carers Talk Time**

We are very excited to introduce to you a brand new service available to carers living in Stoke-on-Trent.

Dementia Information Directory- DOWNLOAD

We have very kindly been given access to a directory of information to help people with dementia and carers. 

Eating with Dementia

Dementia is commonly known to drastically alter and affect the senses and taste buds of many people with the condition.

Sporting Reminiscence Project with Stoke City Community Trust

Approach and Stoke City Community Trust are working together to launch a new evening based care service for older people that have dementia or other mental health issues.

Approach link up with HMP Dovegate

Approach have linked up with HMP Dovegate to pilot a scheme to deliver Dementia Awareness programmes within the prison.