What does it do?To help prevent isolation and depression in older people its essential that good mental health is maintained. Research has shown that people who have a better social life have a better immune system and physical health.
3rd sector and voluntary groups run social activities such as tea dances for older people as a chance to socialise and get some exercise.
Small cost, big difference
Who it is for: For older people
Where it is available:Local service covering: Corby, Daventry, East Northamptonshire, Kettering, Northampton, South Northamptonshire, Wellingborough (Northamptonshire).
How to access or apply for it:
Socialising, Activities, Day centres, Lunch clubs, Drop-ins
Info last updated:16/08/2011.