middleton elderly aid

Middleton Elderly Aid Social Centre

An Introduction to our Services

Middleton Elderly Aid is a charitable organization and also a Neighborhood Network scheme within Leeds City Council, for more information https://www.opforum.org.uk/activities-and-services/find-a-group-or-neighbourhood-network/. We aim to promote independence amongst the over 60s population in the Middleton and surrounding area through a range of activities and services. We are part of the community, working for the community, promoting security and safety in the home and tackling social isolation in our area.

We are open Monday – Saturday for any advice and information you may need. Our other services include:

We run four lunch clubs on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays 9.30-1.0. We play bingo & hoy at our lunch clubs at 11.00 and serve lunch at 12.00.  Our lunch clubs are subsidized with grants from Leeds Community Foundation which means we can keep the cost to a minimum for our members.  A Two course lunch costs only £4.00.  Please book in advance.

Monday – Crafts Class in the morning and Dancersise Class in the afternoon.

Tuesdays – Baking Club, monthly Hearing aid clinic. In the afternoon we run a Line Dancing Class and our Arm in Arm Walking Group.

Wednesday Morning – Drop In Bacon Butty, Weigh in session, Fortnightly Textile and Painting Classes, fortnightly Bereavement Support Group, News cafe and various Information and Advice pop up Stalls. Monthly solicitors drop inn clinic and beauty session. Please contact us for dates.

Wednesday Afternoons – Monthly Live Entertainment, Film Club, Trips and our Memory Café.  Please contact us for dates.

Our Day Trips run once a month,  please see forthcoming Trips for details.

Wednesday Evening – Pie & Peas evening fortnightly 5.00-7.00 with bingo and hoy. Please book your pie first.

Thursdays morning – FREE Ping Pong and in the afternoon we have our FREE Computer Class and our second Arm in Arm Walking Group.  Our in house Hairdresser Dawn who worked at Partners hairdressers is with us fortnightly on a  Thursday  9.30 – 1.00. Please book with us to avoid disappointment.

Friday morning – Games morning with FREE toast and refreshments followed by our Chair Based Exercise class is in the afternoon.

Saturday – Full cooked breakast for £3.00 in the morning 9.30-11.00.  In the afternoon we have plenty of bingo 12.00-3.00.  Also homemade sandwiches are made to order.

Our Gardening Group has been running for over 3 years now. The difference our Gardening Group have made to our own garden is amazing. We also grow flowers to sell on to our members. If you would like to join this activity you are more than welcome to come and potter about in our garden and poly tunnel any time and day of the week.

We have a wonderful team of Telephone Befrienders. Maureen, Brenda and Jane can call you weekly for a catch up if you like.

We sell sandwiches daily for the members to take home for their tea after they have had their 2 course meal at lunch time at a cost of just £1.00 each.

We book Annual Holidays every year in May and December.  We tend to  go away Monday to Friday.  Please look in your newsletter for details.

We are here to support people to live independent, fulfilling lives by organizing activities and classes to bring people together. We also offer one to one support and advice and visit people in their homes.

If you would like to be a member.  The membership is FREE, just fill in the referral form below or call into our Social Centre for a cuppa.  You can always give us a call on 01132721050.  Being a member will give you all the above benefits plus much more.  You will also receive our quarterly newsletter.

We have a small staff team and a large volunteer team, without whom we could not operate without.

Join us!

Middleton Elderly Aid Social Center, Acre Road, Leeds, LS10 4LF. Tel: 0113 2721050 info@middletonelderlyaid.org.uk

Middleton Elderly Aid Charity shop, 18 Middleton Park Road, Leeds, LS10 3ST. Tel: 0113 2713999  shop@middletonelderlyaid.org.uk

Registered Charity No 1100601– A company registered in England & Wales NO 4826020