Older Peoples Groups
HALE runs a number of social groups for older people, which gives them the chance to get out of the house, socialise and make new friends. These popular clubs include light refreshments, friendly chat and the occasional quiz or game
Social groups include:
- Gentlemen’s Club, Peaselands, Shipley, Mondays 1.00 – 3.00pm
- Chit Chat Club, Peaselands, Shipley for ladies, Wednesdays 2.00 – 4.00pm
- Guys & Dolls, Windhill Green Medical Centre, Tuesday 2.00 – 4.00pm
- Baildon Buddies Baildon Methodist Church, Thursday 1pm – 3pm
Each activity or group costs no more than £3.50 and anyone is welcome to join in.
Baildon Wellbeing Café and Wrose Buddies and Wilsden Wellbeing Cafe are fun social events for older people who are feeling isolated or down, or anyone who is becoming a little forgetful, as well as their spouses or carers. These groups offer entertainment, refreshments, social activities and guest speakers in a friendly, welcoming atmosphere.
Baildon Wellbeing Café 1.30 – 3.30 pm on the first Thursday of every month at the Moravian Church Hall, Baildon
Wrose Buddies 1.30 – 3.30 pm on the 3rd Monday of each month
Wilsden Wellbeing Café 1.30 – 3.30 on the 1st Wednesday of every month
Why is it important?
84% of people attending a group have experience improved health.
75% feel less isolated.