Support to Take Part in an Activity

Support to Take Part in An Activity in The Community

What does it do?

You will have an individual support plan to help you achieve your goals as well as your own support worker to help and accompany you to take part in an activity.
We are also able to help you to take part in activities to help you recover and rebuild your skills following illness, stroke or other
critical event. For example your support worker might help you to
  • Progress therapeutic activities defined by your therapist
  • Build confidence
  • Attend a stroke club

Examples of activities you might choose:

  • Luncheon club Social group
  • Computer group
  • Walk accompanies by your support worker
  • Other physical activity
  • Men's group Art, craft or photo group
  • Cinema
  • Library or book club
  • Volunteering

Who it is for?

This is for those who would like support for an hour or two to take part in an activity of their choice.

Where it is available?

Local service (Allerdale, Copeland).

What it costs:

There is a charge for this service.

You can:
  • Use your individual budget
  • Use direct payments
  • Pay for yourself

How to access or apply for it:

You can ask your social worker to refer you or you can make your own private arrangements by calling our help line.


Info last updated:

Old Customs House West Strand, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7LR