Have you tried our new Virtual Groups?

Have you tried our new Virtual Groups?

Take a look at our new blog for more information

In response to COVID-19 our office is currently closed for all activities and Drop-In

In response to COVID-19 our office is currently closed for all activities and Drop-In

You can still contact us by phone and email

Welcome to Cross Gates & District Good Neighbours’ Scheme CIO

Welcome to Cross Gates & District Good Neighbours’ Scheme CIO

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A charity working with and for older people in Cross Gates.

A charity working with and for older people in Cross Gates.

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An Introduction to our services

If you are over 60 and live on the Cross Gates side of York Road you can access our services. To see if we cover your area, take a look at our map.

Our service users are very active participants in our work. They contribute ideas, skills, time, goods and money, as well as constant encouragement and feedback. Our volunteer team, which includes our trustees, give a generous level of commitment and hands on service to the scheme, without which many of our activities could not run.

We work with older people to:

What’s On?

Birds of a Feather

For people living with dementia and their carers. Meeting up with others can offer reassurance, emotional and practical advice and support. We meet on the third Tuesday of the month and offer a range of interactive activities and entertainment.

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Painting & Drawing

Our Painting and Drawing class meets every Friday afternoon at the Newman Centre a chance to relax and create a some wonderful work covering various themes that we display at our scheme for everyone to enjoy!

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Short Walks

These walks will leave from the Newman Centre on the Tuesdays that we don’t have a Minibus trip booked. The walks will be around one-mile long, at a leisurely pace with plenty of opportunities to sit down at local parks around Leeds.

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