What We Do

What we do

Cross Gates and District Good Neighbours’ Scheme CIO works with and for older people to:

  • Reduce loneliness and isolation
  • Support independence
  • Promote healthy lifestyles
  • Try new things

If you are over 60 and live on the Cross Gates side of York Road you can access our services. See the area we cover to check if our Scheme is the right one for you.

Make a referral

To make a Referral to Cross Gates and District Good Neighbours’ Scheme CIO please complete our online form

How we work

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.

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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