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.
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)
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.
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!
Frequency: Second Wednesday of each month
When: Wednesday, 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Where: Eaton Park Community Centre
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.
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
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.
When: First Thursday of the month, 1.30pm - 3pm. BOOKING REQUIRED.
Where: Norwich City Football Club, Carrow Road
*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!
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.
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!
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