Our Tree of Memories

The Tree of Memories provides a lasting way in which to commemorate the life of a loved one or celebrate a significant event.

Helping us to raise more money

As well as a stylish work of art to welcome visitors, our Tree of Memories enables us to raise more donations by giving donors the opportunity to buy a leaf and engrave it with the name of their loved one.

Leaves cost:

  • Bronze - £100Engraved Leaf for Tree of Memories
  • Silver - £200
  • Gold - £300

Each leaf can be engraved with your loved one's name and a personal message of up to 10 words. Please add £10 to cover the cost of engraving with your loved one’s name and a personal message.

You can download the leaf order form here.

Thank you to everyone that donates.

Click here to watch a beautiful video produced by the team at National Citizens' Service inspired by our Tree of Memories.

Thank you to all of our donors who helped to fund the installation of the Tree of Memories:

The Brenkley Lane Surface Coal Mine Community Fund (Banks Group)
Newcastle City Council, Castle Ward Community Fund
The Rothley Trust
Mrs Mary Whitby
Select Telecom
The Storer family

List of donors for Tree of Memories

How to donate

You can choose a Gold, Silver of Bronze leaf by donating on-line, by debit or credit card over the phone, or by cheque.


You can donate by debit or credit card on line here. Please then call us with the name of the person and your personal message.

By phone:

You can also donate by debit or credit card by phone during our office hours. Simply call 0191 217 1323. We can still claim the Gift Aid on this if you download our Gift Aid declaration form here and post it to us. Please make sure when you call that you tell us that the payment is for the Tree of Memories.

By cheque:

You can donate by cheque at our Newcastle centre in person or through the post (please do not send cash). Please ensure that cheques are made payable to ‘Dementia Care’ and sent to:

The Tree of Memories
Dementia Care
The Bradbury Centre
Darrell Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE13 7DS

If you are a UK tax payer, please download our Gift Aid declaration form here and send it to us with your cheque. Again, please include a note to tell us that the cheque is for the Tree of Memories and the name of the person and personal message to be engraved on the leaf.