A programme that tackles loneliness and social isolation by offering one-to-one support to help older people (50+) engage in community activities and build social networks. A variety of social activities are available including lunch clubs, coffee mornings, computer session, art classes, card making, exercise to music, cribb, etc. We also offer a befriending and telephone ring round service for those who are socially isolated and cannot or rarely leave their home.
Making Connections Walsall
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Diana Southall
- Contact Position
- Project Manager
Where to go
- Bentley All Ages Activity Centre
- WS2 0BD
The venue is fully disable accessible. It is has a community cafe and is an adult lending library. It has a sports hall for those who wish to participate in gentle exercise, curling, table tennis and other activities.
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Session Information
Call centre for further information
- Vary depending on activity
- Referral Details
Self referral, agency referrals, GP referrals, family referrals.
- Other notes
We cover Bentley, Darlaston & Willenhall.
This project addresses the needs of the 50+ age range.