People can find out more about the causes of dementia and how to recognise the symptoms at a free workshop this month.

Home Instead Senior Care will host the event at Age UK Barnet’s Ann Owens Centre in Oak Lane, East Finchley, on Thursday, February 27 from 6pm to 8.30pm.

The workshop will also demonstrate techniques on how to manage dementia as well as activities to encourage engagement.

To attend call Dale Bevington on 0208 446 7044 or email