Age UK West Cumbria Supported Activity Day Service : Men's Shed, Workington

Fridays, 9am to 12.30pm, 12.30pm to 3.30pm

Address: Oxford Street Workington
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An opportunity to meet and socialise with other men in a large converted garage at the Bradbury Independent Living Centre whilst pursuing an interest and gaining a sense of achievement.  Members share the tools and resources they need to work on projects of their choosing at their own pace and in a safe, friendly and inclusive venue.  A trained member of staff provides support on Friday morning or afternoon for a three hour session to ensure maximum benefit.  Once confidence is gained, the individual may choose to join the Shed on one of its other days as a ‘shedder’.  Activities include building small garden items, renovating furniture and recycling daily living equipment. Suitable for men aged 50+ who are socially isolated. It can accommodate men with early dementia.  Lunch and transport can be arranged on request.

Who to Contact
Position
Care Services Manager
Telephone
08443 843 843
Email
info@ageukwestcumbria.org.uk
Website
http://www.ageukwestcumbria.org.uk
Where to Go
Name of venue
Bradbury Independent Living Centre
Venue address
Oxford Street Workington
Postcode
CA14 2AL
When is it On?
Date & Time Information
Fridays, 9am to 12.30pm, 12.30pm to 3.30pm
Session Information
Sesssion 1: 9.30am to 12.30pm; Session 2: 12.30pm to 3.30pm
Other Details
Cost(s)
£6 per hour for support within the group
or £17 per hour for 1-to-1 support
Referral and eligibility notes

Suitable for men who are socially isolated, or who have early dementia.

Age Range
50+
Cumbria County Council contracted service?
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Contracted For:
Day Services
Notes

Closed week of 25th December and Easter


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