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Directory of local groups/projects who are offering specific support during the current COVID-19 pandemic »

In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

Organisation

Currie Day Centre

Details
Currie Day-Care Centre is a registered day care service for people who are 65 years or over. The project offers older, frail adults the opportunity to socialise and to have fun through a variety of activities held each day.

The project offers older adults the opportunity to get out of the house and meet others and make friends. The group offers support, friendship, a variety of social activities and a hot lunch.

Activities...

Include - quizzes, board games, gentle exercise, music, singing, guest speakers, reminiscence etc. Day trips and special events are also arranged throughout the year.

Food...

Two course midday meal and tea/coffee and biscuits are served throughout the day.

Transport...

Transport to and from the venue is provided (included in the price). Alternatively, you can make your own way to us or travel with your carer.

Cost...

Weekly donation towards the cost of the hire of the hall, heating and transport.

Catchment area...

Currie and surrounding area.

Contact: Sally Heron on Tel: 0131 449 3452 or email sally.heron@blueyonder.co.uk.

Referrals...

Through Social Care Direct on Tel: 0131 200 2324 Email: socialcaredirect@edinburgh.gov.uk or contact Currie Day Centre direct.
Ages
65+
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday 9:30am - 2:30pm
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
Gibson Craig Halls
156 - 158 Lanark Road West
CURRIE
EH14 5NY

Localities
South West 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Dorothy Simpson
Contact Telephone: 07562 142 885
Contact Email: coordinatorcdc@gmx.com
Categories of Services

This record was last modified on: 23 August 2019