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Spending time with friends in your local community is good for your mental health and our social groups can help you to learn new skills, reignite that passion for a lost hobby, and meet like minded people.

Community Day Trips

Trips to different locations in Norwich and Norfolk. Enjoy a day at the garden centre, country-side, historic site and other locations. These trips are primarily for those who are isolated and do not have the neccesary means to go out themselves. Booking is essential and some eligibility criteria will apply. 

Cost: Free 

Frequency: Monthly 

When: Friday's

Where: Various - please call us to find out where the next trip will be

NEXT DATES: 20th August | 24th September | 22nd October | 19th November

Booking is essential and on a first come, first serve basis. Numbers are limited.

Ashby Art Club (Restarting January 2022)


Learn to improve your art skills. From paintings to sculptures, your skill will be tested. Don’t worry if you haven’t done it before, there are volunteers to help you learn and enjoy the sessions.

Cost: Free

Frequency: Fortnightly

When: Tuesday, 2.00pm - 4.00pm (Restarting January 2022)

Where: Harford Community Centre, Hall Road

Eaton Classic Film Club

Classic movies brought to you in a projected picture with popcorn, or ice cream for the warmer days!

Cost: £2

Frequency: Second Wednesday of each month

When: Wednesday, 2.00pm - 4.00pm

Where: Eaton Park Community Centre

Next Showing

Phoenix Lunch Club (Dates TBC)

A fun group who come together to enjoy some social time, good laughs and Bingo! Not leaving out the most important part “lunch”!

Cost: Fees apply. 

Frequency: Fortnightly

When: TBC

Where: Phoenix Centre, Mile Cross

Veteran's Recall - Dementia Friendly

At this Dementia Friendly group, we bring together retired and serving military personnel. Reminiscing and sharing fantastic stories

Cost: Free

Frequency: Fornightly

When: Friday, 10.30am - 12.30pm (Restarting 19th November 2021)

Where: Marion Day Care Centre, Marion Road

Still on the Ball Reminiscence - Dementia Friendly

Norwich has some rich history and so does it's football club, the Canaries. Here we share some of the fantastic experiences, play games, quizzes and discuss everything Norwich. A must for all Norwich fans aged 50+ and it’s also a Dementia Friendly Group.

Cost: Free 

Frequency: Monthly 

When: First Thursday of the month, 1.30pm - 3pm. BOOKING REQUIRED. 

Where: Norwich City Football Club, Carrow Road

Next Session

*NEW* St Stephen's Church Cafe Group

Come along for a nice cuppa and chat at our brand new group at St Stephen’s café. Run by wonderful volunteers for anyone who would like to stop by and join. No need to book, just come along for a chat and a cuppa with our friendly group - bring a friend, relative or your Activity Befriender! Keep an eye out for blue lanyards worn by our volunteers. All welcome! 

Cost: Free

Frequency: Weekly

When: Thursday's, 2pm-3pm 

Where: St Stephen’s Church Café, 2 Rampant Horse St, Norwich NR2 

To book, call us today 01603 496333

Our friendly team are here tell you more about our groups and get you booked on. Our lines are open between 10.00am and 4.00pm, Monday to Friday.

Further support

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    We're always on the look out for people to help us with our groups. If you'd like to become a group champion contact us today!

  • There's something for everyone

    Find out exactly when and where all our groups are taking place through LUMI - the place to find everything needed to get involved in city life.