The following groups are supported by Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland and have been developed to meet the needs of Minority Ethnic Elders. 

 

Pasandgi Ladies Exercise Group

Meets every Tuesday 10.30am - 11:30am at Marriot House, Wigston Road, Oadby.

A friendly supportive group, where you can take part in a wide range of health related sessions. Please come and join us. Make new friends, build confidence, and improve your mobility.
For more information, please contact Renu Mehra on 0116 220 8908.

Rangtali Support Group

A support group for people aged 45+. Meets the first two Mondays of the month, 10.30am - 12.30pm.
The group meet at Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland's Resouce Centre, 113 Princess Road East, Leicester. Please note that the nearest available parking is at Victoria Park.
Come along and join us. Build your confidence, take part in educational sessions, outings and health presentations.
For more information, please contact Nila on 0116 2415234.

Sevak Samaj Lunch Club

Meets every Thursday where a vegetarian lunch is provided. This lunch club is supported by Leicestershire County Council. Transport is available.
For more information, please call Jitendra Ramaiya on 0116 221 9551.

Thurmaston Jagruti Group

A drop-in centre for Asian older people in Thurmaston. People gather to socialise, have refreshments and also enjoy some mild exercise provided by a qualified instructor.
Meets Tuesdays, 10.00am - 12.00noon at Elizabeth Park Sports Centre, Checkland Road, Thurmaston.
For more information, please call Mr Shantilal Valand on 0116 269 2866.

Birstall Shradha Group

Meets every Wednesday between 11.00am - 1.00pm at St James Day Centre, Village Hall, School Lane, Birstall.
There is also a lunch club every fortnight.
For more details, please call Mr Ranjabei Jerrani on 0116 267 7992.

Syston Pragati Group

Meets every Wednesday between 11.00am and 1.00pm at St Peters Court, Syston, Leicestershire.
You can enjoy a variety of activities such as flower arranging, yoga, IT and gentle exercise.

For more information, please call Mr Gulabdas Karia on 0116 260 0786.

Sathi Drop-In Group

Meets every Thursday 12.30am - 2.30pm at John Storer House, Wards End, Loughborough.
You are invited to join this friendly supportive group for ethnic elders. You will be able to take part in a wide range activities.
For more information, please contact Mr Ishwar Patelon 01509 554179.

Anand Drop-in-Group

Meets every Wednesday 10.30am - 12.30pm at St Barnabas Community Rooms, Oadby (next to St. Paul's Church).
You are invited to join this friendly supportive group for ethnic elders.
For more information, please contact Mr Trivedi on 0116 271 8075.

Sangam Ladies Group

Meets Monday 11.00am - 1.00pm at Trinity Methodist Church Harborough Rd, Oadby. LE2 4LA. You are invited to join a friendly supportive group for ethnic elders. You will be able to take part in a wide range of activities.
For more information, please contact Rekha Patel on 0116 271 0912 or Shamim Jamil on 0116 271 2595.

Swagat Drop-in Group

Meets every Thursday 10.00am - 12.00pm at Braunstone Civic Centre, Kingsway, Braunstone Town, Leicester.
For more information, please contact Mrs Jyotiben Pandya on 0116 289 5945.

Leicester Forest East Milap Group

Meets every Friday 2.00pm - 4.00pm at Stafford Ley School, Community Room, Stafford Ley Road, LFE.
A drop-in centre for Asian people in the area. People gather to socialise and take part in a variety of activities.
For more information, please contact Vina Tanna on 0116 239 4671.

Melton Polish Club

A friendly and supportive luncheon group that gather for some lunch and a variety of activities.Meets every alternate Wednesday at Melton Mowbray Polish Community Centre and Church, Sandy Lane, Melton Mowbray.
For more information, plerase contact Mrs B. Burdej on 01664 568406.

Exercise Groups

Friendly supportive exercise groups for the over 45s meet at the following venues. 

Namaste Exercise Group for ladies 45+

Meets every Monday, 10.00am - 12.00pm at Braunstone Civic Centre, Kingsway, Braunstone, Leicester.
A friendly supportive group, where you can take part in a wide range of gentle exercise sessions and health presentations.

please contact Mrs Hansa Joshi on 0116 223 9929.

Shakti Exercise Group

Meets every Tuesday 12.30pm - 1.30pm at Moira Centre, Moira Street, Loughborough.
Please come and join us to make new friends, build confidence, and improve your mobility.
For more information, please contact Lataben Patel on 01509 554179.