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In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.


Details
Provides day care for older adult with dementia one day per week.

Calton Welfare Services offers a safe and friendly place for older adults who enjoy company, who may feel isolated and alone and want to get out of the house for a day and to do something different - just for a change.

Calton Welfare Services offers opportunities for you to socialise and to have fun through a variety of activities held each day. From time to time we also provide outings and other special activities.

Activities

Games, gentle exercise, outings, quizzes, art & crafts, guest speakers and information sessions etc. We also organise outings to places of interest and hold an annual Burns Day.

Food

Meals during the day include morning tea/coffee and toast, a light lunch and afternoon tea and biscuits.

Transport

We can pick you up and drop you off if seats are available on the transport we provide. Alternatively, you can make your own way to us or travel with your carer.

Catchment area: Leith, Abbeyhill, Craigentinny and Restalrig
Ages
65+
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday 9.30am - 2pm
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
Abbeyhill Baptist Church
Abbeyhill Baptist Church , 22 Elgin Terrace, Abbeyhill
EDINBURGH
EH7 5PB

Localities
North East 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Caroline MacPherson
Contact Telephone: 0131 661 0678
Contact Email: cmacpherson1961@hotmail.com

This record was last modified on: 27 June 2019