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Join us in Sheffield

How to take part

Sheffield groups

Our regular weekly groups in Sheffield include our ‘Balanced Lives’ programmes and our ‘Better Together’ social programmes.

Our Balanced Lives programmes focus on a range of activities including gentle movement, basic health advice, learning new life skills, and meeting people of similar age and interests, plus some suggestions to improve your overall health and well-being.

Sheffield programmes

Covid online sessions

We are running online activities only during the current coronavirus restrictions.

If you are interested in taking part in one of our online Zoom sessions to help you keep active and fit, please call us on our 0300 303 1555 telephone number.

Joining us is easy

Booking is Essential

Call us on: 030 330 30132

or email: info@actionforelders.org.uk

Activity Co-ordinator: Joanne Smith

What our group activities coordinator says

I have the privilege of attending the Balanced Lives Programme sessions every Tuesday in Sheffield.

I have had the pleasure of watching our residents, some of whom suffer with dementia or other elements such as stiffness and arthritis. It is incredible to witness the residents remembering the movements and over time, becoming able to do the exercises so well. I truly believe the Balanced Lives course has benefited each and every one of our residents. They have all built up great trust with David and look forward to him coming, not just as an Instructor, but as a friend. They have great conversations, as David is very person centered and has taken time to get to know the residents as individuals. All family members of the residents have also built up a great rapport with David.

Joanne Smith

Activites Coordinator, Prior Bank Care Home

Where to find us

Founders & Co 24 Wind Street Swansea SA1 1DY

The Woodman, 120 Mumbles Road, Black Pill, Swansea SA3 5AS

The Secret Beach Bar & Kitchen, Mumbles Rd, Brynmill, Swansea SA2 0AY

Rowntree Park, Terry Ave, York YO23 1JQ

Belmont Community Centre Hereford

Foxwood Community Centre, York

Linden Christian Centre, West Cross Swansea

National Waterfront Museum,Oystermouth Rd, Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1 3RD

Patti Pavilion, Mumbles Rd, Swansea SA1 4PQ

More about our Sheffield groups

Older residents making fantastic progress

Major achievements in fall prevention: Our programmes in Sheffield are proving to be hugely successful. Residents in Prior Bank Care Home are reporting rapid progress in mobility and have built up a great rapport with our mobility lead David Lipka. In particular, many of the older people on our Balanced Lives programme are benefitting from their new found strength and mobility.

Falls are a major problem in later years; but after a short time on our programmes, people are becoming steady on their feet and less likely to lose their balance. This is a major step forward in quality of life and helps those in later years to become more independent.

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