Activity Guide

Nov
14
Thu
Scunthorpe and District Fibromyalgia Support and Social Group @ Central Community Centre
Nov 14 @ 12:15 – 14:45

Peer Support Group.

Library books and information, speakers and social activities provided.

Open to carers, friends and relatives as well as to people with conditions with similar symptoms to Fibromyalgia.

The group also meets for a meal at Brigg Garden Centre approximately monthly.

Date reviewed: 22.8.19

Lincoln and Lindsey Blind Society, Crowle Group @ Ealand Victory Hall
Nov 14 @ 13:00 – 15:00

Meets at the Ealand Victory Hall every 2 weeks on a Thursday from 1pm – 3pm.

Social club with entertainment, games, trips and companionship.

Transport available.

New members (registered blind or partially sighted) always welcome, but you will need a referral and to be a member to access the group.

For more information call 01507 605 604.

 

Last reviewed: 22.8.19

Network Café – Epworth @ Epworth Community Wellbeing Hub
Nov 14 @ 13:00 – 16:00

The Network Cafés are a new community-based initiative delivered by staff from the Adult Mental Health Social Work Team. The vision is to offer practical advice and information to people that have experienced mental health problems with support, specific to their social need.

Drop-in session on a Thursday at Epworth Community Wellbeing Hub on Epworth High Street from 1pm – 4pm.

We can offer support and signposting relating to:
* Managing mental health
* Access to adult education or training
* Returning to work or managing mental health in the workplace.

The Network café will also be running educational sessions, which staff will book people into via the drop-ins. The sessions running currently in all of the Network Cafes include:
* Living Mindfully – How to introduce Mindfulness to our everyday lives
* Managing Stress
* Money Matters – Setting budgets and sticking to them, managing domestic finances and debts effectively
* Motivate Me – A course about goal setting and maintaining motivation

Please note, we cannot help people complete benefits forms in their entirety, however if people are struggling due to literacy issues, or are in need of some “light touch” support or encouragement with this, we can offer some assistance. For detailed enquiries and support around benefit entitlement please contact the Jobcentre plus on 0844 474 5029

 

Last reviewed: 2.8.19

Nov
15
Fri
Network Café – Brigg @ Brigg Youth Centre
Nov 15 @ 09:00 – 11:30

The Network Cafés are a new community-based initiative delivered by staff from the Adult Mental Health Social Work Team. The vision is to offer practical advice and information to people that have experienced mental health problems with support, specific to their social need.

Drop-in session is held Friday from 9am – 12noon at Brigg Youth Centre on Grammar School Road.
We can offer support and signposting relating to:
* Managing mental health.
* Access to adult education or training.
* Returning to work or managing mental health in the workplace.

The Network Café will also be running educational sessions, which staff will book people into via the drop-ins. The sessions running currently in all of the Network Cafés include:

* Living Mindfully – How to introduce mindfulness to our everyday lives.
* Managing stress.

* Motivate Me – A course about goal setting and keeping motivation high.

Please note, we cannot help people complete benefits forms in their entirety, however if people are struggling due to literacy issues, or are in need of some “light touch” support or encouragement with this, we can offer some assistance. For detailed enquiries and support around benefit entitlement please contact JobCentre Plus on 0844 474 5029.

 

Last reviewed: 2.8.19

Blue Door Advice Service @ Brigg Children's Centre
Nov 15 @ 09:30 – 16:30

Weekly drop in session for anyone who may be experiencing domestic abuse. Call the centre for more information.

 

Date reviewed: 7.10.19

ADHD/ASD Parents Support Group @ 2021 Visual Arts Centre
Nov 15 @ 10:00 – 12:00

Meets at 20/21 Visual Arts Centre, Church Square, Scunthorpe 10am to 12noon on 3rd Friday of the month.

For more information contact the Carers’ Support Service. or ring 01652 650585

 

Date reviewed: 27.9.19

 

 

Bipolar Connect -North Lincolnshire Support Group @ The Ironstone Centre
Nov 15 @ 14:00 – 16:00

Meet on the third Friday of every month at The Ironstone Centre, West Street, Scunthorpe.

Support for people who have a bipolar disorder or care for someone who does.

Contact 01724 275959

Updated: 28.2.19

Nov
18
Mon
Multiple Sclerosis Society – Scunthorpe @ Lodge Moor Community Centre
Nov 18 @ 10:00 – 12:30

Weekly meetings with speakers (inc. M.S. Nurse), optional exercise, refreshments and chat for patients and carers.

Every Monday from 10am-12.30pm at Lodge Moor Community Centre.

Also social afternoons at Brigg Garden Centre 2pm to 4pm on last Friday of month.

Named contact: Barbara

 

Last reviewed: 9-1-2019

Network Café – Scunthorpe @ Café Indiependent
Nov 18 @ 13:00 – 16:00

The Network Cafes are a new community based initiative delivered by staff from the Adult Mental Health Social Work Team. Our aim is to offer practical advice and information to people that are experiencing mental health problems with support, specific to their social need.

The drop in session time is Monday from 1pm – 4pm and takes place at Cafe Indie on Scunthorpe High Street.

We can offer support and signposting relating to:
* Managing mental health
* Access to adult education or training
* Returning to work or managing mental health in the workplace.

The Network café will also be running educational sessions, which staff will book people into via the drop-ins. The sessions running currently in all of the Network Cafes include:
* Living Mindfully – How to introduce Mindfulness to our everyday lives
* Managing Stress
* Money Matters – Setting budgets and sticking to them, managing domestic finances and debts effectively
* Motivate Me – A course about goal setting and maintaining motivation

Please note, we cannot help people complete benefits forms in their entirety, however if people are struggling due to literacy issues, or are in need of some “light touch” support or encouragement with this, we can offer some assistance. For detailed enquiries and support around benefit entitlement please contact the Jobcentre plus on 0844 474 5029.

 

Last reviewed: 2.8.19

Bottesford Carer Peer Support Group @ Civic Hall
Nov 18 @ 14:00 – 16:00

This Carers Group meets on Monday afternoons at Civic Hall, Bramley Crescent  from 2pm to 4pm.

Groups are a great way to meet other Carers, socialise, develop friendships and share information.

Alternative care and transport may be available.

Call 01652 650 585 for more information.

 

Date reviewed: 27.9.19