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Charity craft club creates boxes filled with time to help curb loneliness

Charity craft club creates boxes filled with time to help curb loneliness

Wetherby in Support of the Elderly’s crafty club has come up with an innovative way to curb loneliness- creating boxes filled with time. Visitors to the WiSE’s craft session have developed ‘gift of time’ boxes as a way of encouraging loved ones to spend valuable time with an older relative or friend. The ornately decorated…

Craft & Chatter

Craft & Chatter

Craft & Chatter is a social group for people who love crafts. People are invited to bring along their current projects, or learn something completely new! Where – Boston Spa Village Hall – Meeting RoomWhen – Every Thursday at 10.30am-12.30pmPrice – £3 inc refreshments. For further information, contact Debbie on debbie@w-ise.org.uk / 01937 588994. Alternatively,…

Family Fun Afternoon

Family Fun Afternoon

Learn about healthy eating, fitness, complimentary therapy, kid’s craft, goody bags, entertainer, refreshments and more! During the event there will also be the chance for you to have your say about services for people in Wetherby and its surrounding villages, by filling in a quick questionnaire. Everyone welcome. When- Wednesday 12th JanuaryTime 2pm-5pmWhere- Boston Spa…

Festive Family Fun Afternoon

Festive Family Fun Afternoon

Ian’s Mobile Farm (Festive Edition!) – refreshments, Pizza Box Company, crafts, games, licenced bar, meet Father Christmas and more! During the event there will also be the chance for you to have your say about services for people in Wetherby and its surrounding villages, by filling in a quick questionnaire. Everyone welcome. When- Wednesday 1st…

Family fun afternoons double up as consultation events

Family fun afternoons double up as consultation events

Goats in Christmas jumpers and complimentary therapy will form part of two family fun afternoons, which are also doubling up as consultation events for Wetherby in Support of the Elderly (WiSE). WiSE is staging the free afternoon sessions this winter as part of a major drive to find out more about what residents need support…

Figures highlight staggering strength behind social support return

Figures highlight staggering strength behind social support return

Wetherby in Support of the Elderly’s (WiSE) has unveiled the staggering statistics behind the restoration of its best loved activities- helping to cut social isolation after almost two years of lockdowns and shielding. The figures include 900 coffees, 768 cups of tea and 432 scones served to 1,629 visitors to the charity’s popular WiSE Owl…

activities

Our Activities Activities Timetable For a full list of our activities, visit https://w-ise.org.uk/calendar/ Monthly activities list Click on the pdf to view our full activities list for January. If you would like to receive a printed copy of our activities schedule each month,please contact activities@w-ise.org.uk with your contact details. WiSE Owl Café Open every Tuesday,…

WiSE’s new activity post points to brighter future for isolated older people

WiSE’s new activity post points to brighter future for isolated older people

Wetherby in Support of the Elderly’s newest addition says she cannot wait to begin offering activities to isolated older people who’ve spent months alone and behind closed doors. Debbie Todd has joined WiSE as its new activities coordinator and will be responsible for providing social events to older people across the town and its surrounding…

About

ABOUT US Where We Work What We Do We offer services to improve the quality of life for over 60s in Wetherby and surrounding villages. We were founded in 2003 and are a registered charity organisation, part funded by Leeds City Council. Our services include: Our social activities include: Our Vision WiSE aims to enable…

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