Maendeleo Services are in partnership with Neighbourly Care that run drop in days for retired people and carerwis within different boroughs in london
Here at Maendeleo Services, we manage their Perivale Hub every Wednesday from 11am-3pm. Activities include a fun and invigorating chair exercise class, followed by socialisation, tea, coffee and refreshments. During the spring and summer months, an extended programme of trips, outings and health walks will be offered.
Neighbourly Care brings together older people from all backgrounds to share and celebrate their experiences, cultures and lives.
At Neighbourly Care Perivale Hub we aim to Break Down Barriers & Bringing Communities Together; we achieve this by including:
Bringing people together – breaking down barriers between communities and uniting people of all backgrounds, cultures and languages.
The promotion of physical, mental, emotional social and economic wellbeing.
We offer advisory services to those aged 60 and over on a range of topics, including benefits, housing and disability rights.
Maendeleo Services started Perivale Hub in November 2015 and Launch in January 2016 since then it has excelled tremendously and we currently have the membership of over 60 and counting.
We aim to make every visit as enjoyable and enlightening as possible. To ensure our members get the most out of each session we don't keep each session the same.
Activities at Perivale include:
Health Talks: Special guests often health professionals come and talk to the group give tips, information packs and freebies.
Workshops: previous workshops included self-management, diet and health checks, safety in our homes & befriending services.
Bingo: To exercise the find, memory and team building.
Exercise Class & A light dance session: Coached by our professional Health and fitness instructor.
Weekly Quizzes and games: To exercise the find, memory and team building.
Parties: During special occasions, we hold parties which give members a chance to dress up and have a good time. Last year’s Queen Jubilee and Christmas parties were a hit.
2017 Trips: Last year we joined up with Greenford Salvation Army hub and went on a day trip with Southend on Sea.
2018: Along with our regular activities we've managed to:
Celebrate international women's day in at the Southall Hub.
Celebrate the Royal wedding of Prince Harry & Megan Markle with a party on the week of the wedding.
2018 Trips: Joined up with Greenford Salvation Army Hub and went on a day trip to Eastbourne seaside.