A RYEDALE care home, specialising in providing care and accommodation for people with dementia, is organising a dementia workshop.

Omega Oak Barn in Beadlam has organised an Understanding Dementia Workshop at the home on Thursday, February 27, from 6pm.

This is open to anyone in the Ryedale community who is affected by dementia and is aimed at providing information and advice.

The workshop provides understanding for the different types of dementia and how to cope or respond emotionally.

For more information about the workshop, and to book a place, phone 01439 771254.