Community and day centres

What does it do?

Social services and voluntary organisations provide a variety of day services where people can attend on a daily basis or less frequently.
  • Day services for older people
  • A range of social activities, hobbies and interests which enable individuals regain and retain control over their lives
  • Transport to and from the day centre
  • Hairdressing services
  • Opportunities
to gain access to chiropody services
Opening times: Monday-Friday 9.00am-5.00pm

Who it is for?

People who are 65 and over who need help because of:
  • An age related illness
  • Physical disability or illness
  • A terminal illness
  • A mental illness including dementia
  • A learning disability
  • A sensory disability
  • Carers who are caring for someone 65 and over and need a break from caring

Where it is available?

Local service (Havering).

What it costs:

There is usually a charge for this service but this will depend on your financial situation, including any benefits received.

How to access or apply for it:

For information on day care facilities within Havering and how you can apply, please contact Havering Direct on 01708 432 000 or 01708 434 343
or email

If you do not already have a named social worker, the first point of contact for this service is: Havering Social Services Direct Town Hall, Main Road, Romford RM1 3BC Tel: 01708 432 000 You can either telephone or call in at the Town Hall to talk to the duty officer


Info last updated:

Town Hall, Main Road, Romford, RM1 3BC