Social Club at the Marchesi, Windermere

MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, FRIDAYS

Address: HOLLY ROAD WINDERMERE LA23 2AF
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Anita Baxter, former Social Worker has taken over as co-ordinator of the Social Club, formerly the CAMEO club.

Regular support from Nigel, Fiona, Joan, Beryl, Georgina and Kath.

The club runs from 10am to 3pm on Mondays and Fridays, and we hope to increase to 3 days a week from June 2016.

The club is open to local residents over 55 years old and members can drop in for the morning, lunch, afternoon sessions or stay all day. 

Our transport service is provided by a local taxi firm and available to all members who live within a 5 mile radius.

In addition, all members can register themselves on the 'occasional users' transport list and take lifts to or from the club if the weather is poor or they are feeling unwell.
 
What does our Social Club offer

  • a programme of stimulating activities
  • a warm, safe and comfortable environment
  • trained staff and volunteers who are there to offer support as required
  • a freshly cooked 2 course lunch
  • professional experience of supporting older people
  • advice / information on support services 
  • ongoing reviews to ensure we meet the changing needs of the members
  • respite for carers
  • professional experience of caring for people with early dementia

 

  • Advocacy service available for an extra charge
  • Further Social Support service also available ie for outings, appointments, social stimulation, shopping etc

How to Apply to attend the Social Club

Self referrals are welcomed and referrals can also be made by social workers, GPs, family and friends. We will arrange for members and carers to visit the Club and discuss their needs.

Support plans are negotiated for each member as part of our referral and assessment process. They are reviewed regularly to ensure the club meets the changing needs of both the members and carers as deemed appropriate.

All enquiries should be directed to Anita Baxter on 07874009808

Or please call in and say hello. 

Who to Contact
Name
ANITA BAXTER
Position
CO-ORDINATOR
Telephone
07874009808
Email
socialclub55andup@gmail.com
Where to Go
Name of venue
MARCHESI CENTRE
Venue address
HOLLY ROAD WINDERMERE LA23 2AF
Additional Notes

To support carers with respite breaks

Dementia friendly

Inclusive environment

 

COSTS

£5  an hour

£30 full day including lunch and taxi door to door (5 mile radius)

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED ALSO

When is it On?
Date & Time Information
MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, FRIDAYS
Session Information
OPEN 10AM TO 3PM
Other Details
Cost(s)
£5 an hour
£30 per day
Referral and eligibility notes

Self referral

Referrals from family, friends, Professionals considered

also

Age Range
55 upwards

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