Local Health Services

FDM – For Disability Mobility

Reducing isolation and loneliness

Would you like to get out more but struggle with public transport?  Would you like to meet people and make new friends.

FDM offer door to door service for great days out.  Theatre trips, shopping, day trips.

To find out more about the service visit www.fdmbus.org.uk

The Fair Exchange

The Fair Exchange for health and wellbeing in the local community offering Healing Minds Support Group and the Cosy Corner Memory Café to mention but a few.

To see other activities and events available in the local area follow them on facebook @TheFairExchange or visit the Fair Exchange website.

Rothwell and District Live at Home Scheme

Rothwell Live at Home works to reduce isolation and promote independence for anyone 60 and over in the Rothwell area, they provide a variety of activities and support within your community.

Membership of the Live at Home Scheme is free, visit Rothwell and District Live at Home to view the services and activities offered.

Acorn and Oak – This Green Moon, Swillington

Acorn and Oak is a powerful session that brings together young and old. They work with Rothwell and District Live at Home Scheme to bring together the older generation with some of our very own tree nippers and the results are truly phenomenal.

The session runs monthly to find out more about this session and other events that are available visit the Green Moon website.

Rothwell Dementia Friendly

A local organisation who arrange regular ‘tea cosy’s’ and other events. An opportunity for those of us affected by dementia to come together but also to keep the conversation open to reduce stigma around the illness. You can go to their Facebook page to find upcoming events.

We also share their posts on our own Facebook page.