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Organisation

Oxgangs Care

Details
This service provides day care for older adults with mild to moderate dementia. The Club is supported by a Co-ordinator, a Care Assistant and a team of dedicated local volunteers.

The Club offers a range of activities geared towards the needs, abilities and preferences of its members, and include gentle exercise, community singing, quizzes, craftwork, discussion, reminiscence and outings.

A two course hot lunch and refreshments are provided, with a small charge being made to help cover costs.

Transport to and from the venue is also provided.

The Wednesday Club is organised and run by Oxgangs Care who are a locally based voluntary organisation and a charitable company limited by guarantee. They provide direct help and support through a range of services to isolated, vulnerable and disadvantaged people living in Oxgangs and surrounding areas. It is governed by a Board of Directors made up of local residents and service users.

Referrals...

You can refer yourself or someone you know through Edinburgh Council's Social Care Direct service.

Tel: 0131 200 2324
Email: socialcaredirect@edinburgh.gov.uk

or contact your local GP practise.

For further information, please get in touch.
Ages
65+, 60 - 64
Days and Times
Monday 10am - 3pm
Tuesday
Wednesday 10am - 3pm
Thursday
Friday 10am - 3pm
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
12 Firrhill Neuk, Oxgangs
EDINBURGH
EH13 9FF

Localities
South West 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Sheila Mutcg
Contact Telephone: 0131 445 3332
Contact Email: oxgangscare@gmail.com

This record was last modified on: 15 June 2018