What’s On At WLCC

Wigan and Leigh Carers Centre

Our ‘Weekly Activities’ Timetable

Wigan and LeighCarers CentreWeekly Activities Timetable - Spring2018
Chiropody/Podiatry A treat for your feet. Quality treatments& advice for a range of foot conditions and nail cutting. All day appointments available to carers. £15. Booking EssentialSports Massage & Hot Stone Massage Deeper massage that can help relieve pain and promote deep relaxation £15. Booking Essential Relax/Treat yourself With a Massage, manicure or Facial. £10 for 1 hour appointment. Booking essential.Reiki £10. A Japanese technique of energy healing that promotes stress reduction and relaxation and helps restore the body’s natural balance. Booking Essential –morning or afternoon appointments.Autism Carers Support Group Peer support group for carers of people/children with autism. Fourth Friday of the month 10-12. Contact Carmen to find out more. 23rd march, 27th April & 25th may. Turn up on the day.
Carers Café Style Drop in Every Monday 10am until 12pm – Join us for a coffee and catch up, chat, time to yourself or meet others. No need to book, just come along. Form Filling Gain support with form filling such as DLA/PIP, Attendance allowance, ESA. Carers Allowance Booking Essential. Also available on Thursdays.Reading & Relaxation Group 11am-12.30pm. Do you enjoy reading or listening to short stories or poems? Whatever level you read at you are welcome. (Dementia Friendly) Turn up on the day. Cared for welcome too. Men’s (Carers) Social Group First Thursday of each month, 1.00pm-2.30pm at the Carers Centre. No need to book just turn up on the day. Contact Gail for more information. 5th April, 10th May.
Counselling To access a free person-centred counselling service please speak to the Carers Centre to be put on our waiting list. Also available Tuesday & Friday, and also available at a Leigh-based venue. Peer Support & Friendship group for parent carers of adult children.The last Tuesday of each month 10.30 till 12pm. Turn up on the day -Tue 27th march, 24th April & 29th May, to chat, meet others and share experiences. Reflexology A holistic treatment based on the theory that areas and points on the hands and feet map to different parts of the body. A very relaxing foot massage. £10. Booking essential.
Hooked on Crocheting Social Group for carers interested in crocheting First Tuesday of each month, 1.00pm-2.30pm. Materials not supplied.Turn up on the day.Swedish Body Massage (Once a month pm) £10. Booking essential. This includes a full massage of different strokes to help relax tired muscles and aid relaxation. Call to book.
Let’s Get Digital with Mark One to one support at your own pace with Facebook, Skype, search the internet, emails etc. Call the centre to book.

To book or find out more phone 01942 705959 or call in at the Centre, 3-5 Frederick Street, Hindley, Wigan, WN2 3BD.

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