Activities and Groups for older people
Published on 16 January 2019 11:15 AM
Whats on for older people
There are many activity and social groups to get involved in this year and with is a vast range to choose from, there’s one for you. Some examples include rock and roll clubs for people with a passion for 50s music, to theatre groups as well as community clubs who meet weekly to play games and catch up.
Benefits of being social
People with active social lives tend to be happier and healthier and socialising is a proven way to increase health and prolong fitness in later life. Socially active people handle stress better which leads to an increases in cardiovascular health so there are many knock-on effects. So please find an activity that’s for you and get involved.
To find out more of what’s on and how to get involved, visit;
-Calderdale Staying Well Hub https://stayingwellhub.com/
-Calderdale Forum 50+ https://calderdaleforum50plus.com/
- Calderdale Services Directory https://www.calderdale.gov.uk/education/childcare/familiesdirectory/
- Kirklees Community Directory https://communitydirectory.kirklees.gov.uk/communitydirectory/localOrganisations. asp
Or contact us at;
Huddersfield: 12 new street, Huddersfield .HD1 2AR Tel: 01484 535994
Halifax: 4-6 square, The Woolshops, Halifax, HX1 1RJ Tel: 01422 252040