Services

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We provide a number of services to our community:

  • We hold regular coffee mornings, exercise classes, days out and afternoon teas.
  • A specific mens group providing support and company for older men.
  • A gardening club.
  • Visiting at home, including help with telephone calls, paying bills and small odd jobs.
  • Transport to and from events and appointments at hospitals, health centres and GP surgeries.
  • Support for wheelchair users to get to the Bank, post offices, parks, hairdressers and shops.
  • Practical support including dog walking, and help with minor repairs, odd jobs, form filling and general advice.
  • Support to go shopping including prescription collection; escort to the banks, post offices and shops.
  • Information Days – with stalls from the council and other public third sector organisations that offer services to older people.
  • Monthly hearing aid drop-in clinic held on the first Thursday of each month, 9.30-11.30am
  • General advice and referral to other agencies.
  • Regular telephone support to many of our current users.
  • Regular newsletters keeping members up to date with forthcoming activities and events plus other useful information.