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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Have you tried our Online Groups or YouTube page?

Have you tried our Online Groups or YouTube page?

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Due to an increase in Covid cases, some of our groups have been paused temporarily.

Due to an increase in Covid cases, some of our groups have been paused temporarily.

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.

Did you know, you can also see what we do on YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter – take a look!

We work with older people to:

What’s On?

Creative Writing Group

This group meets every Thursday morning at the Newman Centre. An opportunity to get your thoughts down on paper and add creativity to our Scheme. Currently fully booked please add your name to our waiting list. 

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Computer Friendly Lessons

Our Digital Co-ordinator (Sam), is available alongside our Digital Health Champion volunteers to support you to do more online. We are offering group lessons on different topics each week (E.g. NHS App, Facebook, Google Searching etc.) to help introduce more people to getting online. Please bring your own device to learn on, unless otherwise stated. […]

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Birds of a Feather

For people living with dementia and their carers. We understand how overwhelming and uncertain it can be living with and caring for a loved one with a memory impairment. 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 […]

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