We meet monthly at the John Cheverton Centre, Halberry Lane, Newport, looking at any issues that carers are coping with and potential solutions with both the Carers IW and Admiral Nurse Service. Activities for ‘cared for’ people will be provided in another room with experienced volunteers.
Mini Respite Day in Cowes – Carers IW Monday 16th April from 10am – 3pm at Parklands. Spend time relaxing and, if you wish, participating in some gentle craft activities. Therapies available. Bring and Share lunch. For Carers only Please book (01983) 533173
Adult Cards & Board Games Club is a fortnightly club run by the Supporters of Cowes Library and takes place on Monday mornings 10am – 12pm. It is a fun and social space for adults of all ages to play various card games and board games such as scrabble, cribbage, monopoly and many more. Refreshments are provided.
Vocal WOW – Join Us on Monday Mornings for a fun, social singing group. Whether you’ve sung in a group before or just in the shower, come and have a go in our relaxed vocal group! Find your voice and your confidence as we work on a range of popular songs through the decades. We are all about the enjoyment of singing! No need to book, simply turn up! Prices: Free Event Phone:01983 300423 Website:wightdash.co.uk/new-index Email:info-WOW@btconnect.com
Acting Up! – Through games and fun exercises learn different ways to work on building characters, improvisation skills, mime and vocal work along with much more. This is a laidback, fun session that will also help with building confidence and creativity. No need to book, simply turn up! Email:info-WOW@btconnect.com Website:wightdash.co.uk/new-index Phone:01983 300423 Prices: Free Event
The Carers Lounge based at St Marys Hospital is open to all unpaid carers. Open 10am – 6.00pm Monday-Friday, excluding bank holidays. Part of the Living Well team funded by IBCF. We are at the entrance of Colwell & Appley Ward if you want to see a worker and discuss what support would be helpful to you, please pop in or ring (01983) 822099 ext 2568. Carers IW Registered Charity Number. 1157082 Prices: Free Event Phone:(01983) 822099 ext 2568 or (01983) 533173 Website:carersiw.org.uk/?page_id=6839 Email:email@example.com