Woodhaven Day Centre 2 Thorneyholme Road Accrington BB5 6BD Manager Michelle Brierley - Woodlands – Befriending Support
Woodhaven Day Centre (Accrington) – Activity Assistant
Thorneyholme Road, Accrington, BB5 6BD
Sessions are from 1:30pm to 3:30pm on Wed afternoons.
Older people services operates using quality services which are provided in a safe way for all residents.
Our core purpose is to provide high quality competitive, and person centred residential and day time support for the people of Lancashire.
Support from a Volunteer can help make a difference in someone's life, even if it's just a smile.
As an Activity Assistant volunteer you will be encouraged to act as a friend to residents and assist them to partake in small group activities or share your hobby/ interest to create a new group for a small number of older people. Activities may include:-
- Reminisce activities for residents with dementia
- Playing board games, cards, dominoes
Activity Assistant volunteers need to:
- Be good communicators
- Be committed
- Adhere to confidentiality guidelines
- Friendly and approachable manner
- Knowledge of dementia
This activity generally occurs on
- Wednesday Afternoon