Age Concern Bentham Day Centre

What does it do?

Age Concern Bentham operate a day centre every Friday at the Masonic Hall in Bentham from 10am - 3pm. 

The AC Bentham owned minibus operates a full pick up/drop off service, door to door (included in charge) within a 10 mile radius of Bentham village.  As well as the driver, the minibus has an onboard escort to assist those with mobility difficulties.  Tea/coffee and other refreshments are available on arrival where members meet to chat and catch up.

Lunch is provided.  This is a two course hot meal using locally sourced freshly prepared ingredients, cooked on the premises and is included in the charge.

In the afternoon, various activities are arranged including:
Keep fit - once a month - "extend" exercises
Card bingo
Speakers are invited to come along to talk about their hobbies and interests.

Who it is for?

This centre is run for older people who require social interaction to support their emotional needs and to assist in remaining independent in their own homes.

Where it is available?

Local service (Hambleton, Harrogate, York, Craven, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland, Richmondshire, Ryedale, Scarborough, Selby).

What it costs:

There is a charge of £4 per person.

How to access or apply for it:

Please call  Betty Wilson on 07846 012304 or Hazel Kennell on 01524 261597.

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Info last updated:

26/08/2011