Age UK Wakfield District provide Social Inclusion Groups and a Lunch Clubs in Schools Service within the Wakefield District. We also support Castleford Men's Group.
Social Inclusion Groups
Social Inclusion Groups are for individuals who are socially isolated or cannot get out due to poor mobility. The groups meet for a chat, enjoy activities and to have access to information and support. There is escorted transport available for the groups.
Social Inclusion Groups meet at:
South Elmsall Group
Farfield Court, Ashgrove, South Elmsall, WF9 2UN
The group meet every Thursday, 12.00pm to 2.30pm
There is a small charge of £7.00 which includes transport and activities
St Andrews Church, Peterson Road, Wakefield, WF1 4DX
The group meet every Monday, 11.30am to 2.00pm
There is a charge of £12.00 which includes transport, activities and 2 course lunch
St George's Community Centre Group
Broadway, Lupset, Wakefield, WF2 8AA
The group meet every Friday, 11.45am to 2.15pm
There is a charge of £14.00 per session with transport or £11.00 using own transport
This includes a 3 course lunch, quizzes, games and chair based exercises.
Lunch Clubs in Schools
Providing affordable, easily accessible, nutritious meals in warm comfortable surroundings, giving older and younger people the opportunity to meet share experiences and develop intergenerational activities.
Castleford Men's Group
Castleford Men's Group is an informal social group for older men.
Castleford Men's Group meet at:
The Link, 51 Beancroft Road, Castleford, WF10 5BP
The group meet every Wednesday, 10.00am to 12noon.
Activities include quizzes, dominoes, pool, ten pin bowling, nature and health walks and trips to places of interest.
For more information about our groups and activities, please contact our Group Co-ordinator.