Social and leisure activities

Local Offer

Yes (details below)
The Terence O'Grady Club
St Anne's ARLFC
Higginshaw Road
Oldham
OL1 3JY

Age

People over 16

Description

The club provides a range of social and leisure activities for adults with a learning disability.  There is limited provision for wheelchair users.

The club has two qualified leaders - one a Special Needs Teacher and the other a Qualified Nurse.  The leaders are supported by some 20 volunteer helpers with a range of experience and qualifications.

The club has a very active committee which meets four times a year, also an eight strong members committee which meets regularly and passes on members' comments and wishes to the main committee meetings on a two member rotational basis.

The club and its operations are fully insured - a full range of policies in line with the recommendations of Royal Mencap are in place.

Various activities include: discos, live entertainment etc. together with a range of leisure pursuits including pool, air hockey, indoor bowls, jigsaws, computers, bingo, dancing etc. Light refreshments are provided.

Contact name

Phill Webber

Contact position

Chairman

Contact phone

0161 620 7986 or 07972501837
Leader Carole Kindon - 07780778810 Evening/Weekend Leader Carol Stacey - 07989423597 Evening/Weekend

Opening times

Tuesday evenings from 19.00 to 21.15

Note

Registered Charity No: 1049548 (founded in 1961) Affiliated to Royal Mencap All club activities are undertaken on a single floor level Easy access from Egerton Street (limited on street disabled parking) Large free car park to rear - steps only access to main entrance