What’s on

Weekly IAG

Events for Older People

Daily

11.00am - 12.00pm

Via Zoom

Age Friendly Salford Engagement Programme

Ready to Go (Monday) - Planning for the future is not easy at the moment, join us for information and advice from experts.
 
Brew and Chat (Tuesday) - An opportunity to get together with others and share memories and conversation about a particular topic with a focus on wellbeing.
 
Walk and Talk (Wednesday) - Lost some of your confidence to go out? Join walk & talk where we will explore the history of some of Salford’s public spaces – starts with a virtual walk.
 
Tech and Tea online (Thursday) – If you would like some help with your digital skills, join our Tech and Tea Online sessions.
 
Friendly Friday (Friday) - At the moment weekends can seem like the same as any other day, join us for our Friday chat.  We discuss a different topic each week.


If you would like to receive the Age Friendly Salford e-newsletter and details of how to join in via Zoom, please call Andrea on 07375 049963 or email her andrea@inspiringcommunitiestogether.co.uk

Brought to you as part of the Age Friendly Salford project delivered by Inspiring Communities Together, Age UK Salford and Salford CVS.

Community events

Thursday

1.00pm - 3.00pm

Salford Sports Village

325 Littleton Road, Salford, M7 3NQ

Green and Grow Group

This is an intergenerational project bringing together older people and children from Yogurt Pots Childcare to care for planted areas and grow fruit and vegetables.

If you are over the age of 55 years of age and interested in getting involved, please get in touch with Abi Collier on 07535 586 981 or via email: abigail@inspiringcommunitiestogether.co.uk
Weekly

10.00am

Green Champions

If you are interested in creating better places to live, join our network of environmental volunteers across Salford. Full support and resources provided.

Contact Abi Collier on 07535 586 981 or via email: abigail@inspiringcommunitiestogether.co.uk

Advice and Guidance

Monday

1.30pm - 2.30pm

Eccles Gateway

M30 0TU

Wellbeing Brew and Chat (Eccles)

Come along for a brew and a chat. Meet new friends. Find out what's going on in your local area. Get wellbeing support and information.
Everyone welcome!

Contact Andrea Whelan on 07375 049 963 or via email andrea@inspiringcommunitiestogether.co.uk
Thursday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Swinton Gateway

M27 6BP

Wellbeing Brew and Chat (Swinton)

Come along for a brew and a chat. Meet new friends. Find out what's going on in your local area. Get wellbeing support and information.
Everyone welcome!

Contact Andrea Whelan on 07375 049 963 or via email andrea@inspiringcommunitiestogether.co.uk
Friday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Pendleton Gateway

M6 5FX

Wellbeing Brew and Chat (Pendleton)

Come along for a brew and a chat. Meet new friends. Find out what's going on in your local area. Get wellbeing support and information.
Everyone welcome!

Contact Andrea Whelan on 07375 049 963 or via email andrea@inspiringcommunitiestogether.co.uk

August 2022

Events for Older People

Wednesday 31st

10.00am - 3.00pm

Via Zoom and in the Community

Tech and Tea at Home and in the Community

We are currently recruiting for courses starting in August and September 2022 in community venues across Salford and for Tech and Tea At Home.

Would you like to learn how to get safely online to access the Internet and keep in touch with friends, family, local information and services?
If you are over 50, live in the Salford area and do not have access to digital equipment we are here to help you!

You can access Tech and Tea from the comfort of your own home or in one of our carefully selected Covid-secure community settings. Courses are delivered in small groups and you need to be able to commit to one hour per week for five weeks.

To enable you to take part in the course we will provide you with a tablet for a contribution of £30. If, at the end of the course, you don’t want to keep it, we will we will arrange to collect it from you and refund you the £30.

If you are joining from home, our trusted local volunteers will deliver the tablet to your front door - set up and ready-to-go with just “one-click”.

Please note, if you are joining from home you will need a Wi-Fi connection.
If you don’t have Wi-fi but do have a landline telephone, we can talk to you about the options offered by your telephone company and help you get online.
Register your interest here

September 2022

Family Friendly Events

Friday 2nd

11.00am - 12.00pm

Salford Sports Village & St Sebastian's Community Centre

Family Friendly Activities over the summer

Join us this summer for a programme of free family friendly activities.

Starts Tuesday 9th August, 2 activities each week ending on Friday 2nd September.

We have lots of different activities for you to do together - Try your hand at some family cooking, join our Teddy Bears picnic, take part in our sports and games day or learn more about nature and the environment. Book one event or all of them!

For full details of what's on offer each day, click through to our Eventbrite booking page below.

We look forward to seeing you!

Eventbrite - full details

November 2022

Community Learning

Tuesday 29th

11.00am - 5.00pm

Chimney Pot Park

Langworthy Road, Salford, M6 5PP

Grow to Learn Group

*Starting Monday 16th May 2022*
Join our friendly group at Chimney Pot Park on Mondays 3pm – 5pm and Tuesdays 11am – 1pm. We meet at the Bowling Green on both days.

We'll be doing green and growing activities on the Monday and taking part in fun environmental engagement and learning activities, including upcycling activities and planning the improvements for the park on the Tuesday sessions.

Its a great way to support your wellbeing and make new friends.

Contact Abigail on 07949 442 750 for more information or request a call back using the "Register your interest here" button.

This activity is funded by the Green Asset Fund.

Register your interest here