day care centre for people with learning difficulties, physical disabilities, mental health disabilities and early onset dementia
|Organisation||Rowangarth Day Centre|
Rowangarth Day Centre
St Margaret's Church Hall,
Rowangarth Day Centre has been operating in Erdington since 2008, providing a high level of services for adults with a disability or learning difficulties. We also provide care for adults with Early Onset Dementia.
The Day Centre is managed by Jennie Taylor. Jennie had previously worked as a nurse in the community for over 25 years and has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the care of people with physical and learning disabilities and dementia.
Our philosophy is that our clients should have a choice about how they spend their time and that is why we provide a whole menu of activities and experiences to suit individual ability.
We have a varied timetable of activities as well as day trips and special visits:
ON SITE ACTIVITIES
-Supervised cookery classes
-Gardening and vegetable growing in our gardens
-I.T. classes to improve accessibility on laptops & iPads
-Visits from outside organisations
-Board Games mornings
-Darts, Skittles and pool tournaments
-Karaoke, Exercise and Dance
-Crafts – including art using different medias
-Relaxation sessions (e.g. hand massage) from Beauty Salon Chorley
OFF SITE ACTIVITIES
-Local parks and places of interest
-Picnics and eating out for lunch, e.g. Pub lunches
-Shopping (including personal shopping trips)
-Cinema visits and 10-Pin bowlingFarm, garden and craft centres
And much more!