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Westbury Community Project

Community organisation which runs a day centre and luncheon for mainly older BME elders at the Mercedes Amos Day Centre. Some of the activities include: Extend exercise classes, health education, various table top games, arts and crafts, days out and visits in addition to culturally sensitive, healthy meals daily (Tuesdays to Thursdays from 10am-5pm). A youth club and Saturday school are also part of this organisation

  • Extend exercises (Wednesdays)
  • Health Education from Health Visitor
  • Table top games
  • Various Arts & Crafts
  • Days out & Visits
  • IT class (Thursdays)
  • Quizzes
  • Practical support and advice
Address:
Byers Memorial Hall, 183 Handcroft Road, Broad Green, Surrey, CR0 3LF
Umbrella org:
Westbury Community Project
Area serviced:
LBC
Contact name:
Ms Marie Cyrus
Job title:
Project Manager
Telephone:
020 8664 8101
Opening times:
9am-5pm Mon - Fri
Who is it for:
Older members of Croydon
Disabled access:
Wheelchair lift, disabled toilets and shower and loop system planned.
Charges:
Annual Membership Fee £10, Lunches £4.25
How to apply:
Contact Direct
Buses:
60, 64, 109, 198, 250, 289
Parking:
Transport can be arranged by prior appointment and through Dial a Ride.
Sector:
Voluntary

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Entertainment and outings are provided by a number of clubs and organisations within Croydon and the surrounding areas.These can be easily accessed and more information can be obtained by contacting AGE UK or by calling the groups personally.
Lunch Clubs are available to elderly people where they can eat a cut price healthy meal aswell as socialise with other people who attend,who may feel isolated and in need of company.Other activities may also take place at these clubs,so look further to find any local clubs of interest.