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Supporting older people in Armley & Wortley

Social activities

Further information regarding the activities we provide is detailed in the 2015 activity programme available here as a download .

Please note that you must go through our referral process in order to access our activities as we are not a drop in centre


Monday

Coffee Morning: 10.30am – 12.00 noon
A social morning serving a light breakfast such as beans and egg on toast accompanied by tea, coffee or orange.

Armley Lodge: 1.30pm – 4.00pm
A games afternoon where you can socialise while enjoying playing cards, dominoes and bingo.


Tuesday

Luncheon Club: 11.00am – 2.00pm
An enjoyable afternoon with a tea/coffee and biscuits on arrival, then followed by a main meal and dessert and a game of bingo to end the afternoon. 

Gentleman’s Games Session: 12.30pm – 1.30pm
After lunch we have a women free zone for the gentlemen to have an opportunity to chat and play dominoes or cards.

Arts and Crafts: 1.30pm – 3.00pm
An afternoon to get creative; whether you like to paint, draw or be crafty – you can share ideas and skills with others. 


Wednesday

Luncheon Club: 11.00am – 2.00pm
An enjoyable afternoon with a tea/coffee and biscuits on arrival, then followed by a main meal and dessert and a game of bingo to end the afternoon.

Knitting & Chatting Group: 12.30pm – 1.30pm
After lunch we have a knitting group where you can enjoy some quality knitting time whilst having a good chat with friends.


Thursday

Shopping Bus:
A fortnightly door to door service taking you to Morrison’s in Hunslet.

Memory Lane: 12.00pm – 2.30pm
A friendly, fun and supportive group for anyone with memory problems and their carers and family. Members have a lunch and take part in various activities and entertainment. This group runs on the 3rd Thursday of each month.   
 
Gardening Project: 10.30am – 12.30pm
A morning of light gardening duties around the community garden, sharing experiences and skills with others. Projects run throughout the year.

Reminiscence:
A relaxed morning to get together and reminisce about the good old days. This group runs on the 2nd Thursday of each month.
Cinema: 12.30pm – 2.30pm
An afternoon to sit and watch a film on the big screen, with a cinema experience of hot dogs, popcorn and choc ices. This group runs on the 1st Thursday of each month.

Men’s Afternoon: 12.30pm – 4.00pm
A women free zone for retired men to share experiences and hobbies, whilst enjoying day trips out together. This group is coordinated by our transport driver, Dave and runs on the 4th Thursday of each month.


Friday

Shopping Bus:
A fortnightly door to door service taking you to Morrison’s in Hunslet.

Healthy Living:
A health and wellbeing programme will be devised with participation in chair based exercises. Programmes run throughout the year.

Circle Time:
Intergenerational work in partnership with local schools to work with children of different ages. Programmes run throughout the year.  

 


Extras

Day Trips:
We run a selection of day trips throughout the year, such as fish and chip days out, shopping trips and dinner and dance afternoons.

Annual Holiday:
We have an annual holiday in the UK each year when you can relax and enjoy quality time with friends whilst also being supported by our team.