Physical Activity and Leisure

Helping Older People get Online and Stay Online
Provided by: Advice NI
Description: Supporting active engagement, this Big Lottery funded project aims to help older people get online through the use of tablets. This is being provided to Older People Living in Sheltered Accommodation over a period of 10-12 weeks and includes a benefit check. It has a specific focus on helping people access information about their rights and entitlements and is unique in that it utilises volunteers to empower elder people with their digital experience.
Contact Tel: 028 9064 5919
Email: sarah@adviceni.net

Stepping Towards Enhanced Postural Stability (STEPS)
Provider: Northern Health and Social Care Trust
Description: STEPS is a 16 week exercise and education programme. It is designed to help prevent falls and fractures, and promote independent living. The programme is available to adults over 55 years of age. General Practitioners and any trust health and social care professional can make referrals.
Location: Antrim Day Centre
Contact Tel: 028 9441 6515

There are various ongoing or adhoc physical and leisure activities in local community and council venues. For more information on activities in your local area, please contact the community navigator: Tel: 078 1419 6820 or emailcommunitynavigator.an@ageni.org

 

Page last updated:09 November 2018