Age Concern Woodley - Day Care

Services provided at the Day Centre, South Lake Crescent

Brightside: day care for an average of 40 older people each day in the "Brightside" unit. Most of those attending are transported to  and from the Centre. A two course lunch is provided and a drink from the bar can be provided if desired. The day includes a variety and range of activities to provide social stimulation and interest for those attending.

Sensory Garden provides a stimulating area for those attending the Day Centre. The sensory garden was opened in 2004. The garden has a variety of features for the enjoyment of those attending.


Sensory Garden

Personal and support services available include chiropody, hairdressing, carers support group,  services and advice from other statutory and voluntary sources eg benefits  advice via Age UK Berkshire, and contact with partner professionals.

Links continue to be developed and initiatives taken to  ensure the social inclusion of all older people in the community. Together with  others partners efforts will continue to support and address the needs of the lonely and those who are isolated. It is hoped to continue to develop locally  based support within the community where that is possible. Overnight and short  break services to support carers and people with dementia

Overnight  and short break care at the Day Centre or in a carers home. In response to the  views and needs of carers we are now in a position to offer short breaks for carers by providing linked day care and overnight care for people with Dementia.


Site last updated on : 10th January  2013
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Woodley Age Concern
Registered Office:  The Day Centre South Lake  Crescent Woodley Reading Berkshire RG5 3QW
Charity Number: 1143165  -  Company  Number: 7652765
Registered in England and Wales

Working in partnership with Wokingham Borough Council

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  Southlake Cresent   Woodley   Berkshire   RG5 3QW
Tel: 0118 969 1471


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