57a is our new activities centre and lots of our groups for older people meet here. If you are not sure where we are give us a ring.

  • CAMEO group for people who can’t get out and about as much because of physical disability such as visual impairment, stroke or other illnesses. There are two sessions a month.
    • The 1st Tuesday of the month from 2pm – 4pm at 57a Cranmer Bank
    • The third Monday of the month from 2pm  – 4pm  at 57a Cranmer Bank

The group enjoys a range of activities including competitive games of boccia, crafts, speakers, outings and socialising. For a full list of regular activities and events please see our latest newsletter.

  • Thursday Club is on the third Thursday of the month at 57a Cranmer Bank from 10.30am – 12.00pm come along for a coffee and a different activity every month.
  • MAEwriters are a creative writing group that meet every Thursday 1.30 – 3.30 p.m. at Thackrah Court, Shadwell Lane.
  • The MAECare Warblers – this singing group is for anyone no matter what their ability and combines a sing-along with sharing memories. It meets on the first Thursday of every month at 57a Cranmer Bank at 10.30am – 12pm
  • Men’s Den – news and views, life as a mature man, hobbies and interests, sports and games. Whether you think of yourself as a ‘grumpy old man’ or not, come along on the fourth Tuesday of the month 2pm – 4pm at 57a Cranmer Bank.
  • Carer’s Group meets the first Monday of every month at 10.30 am at 57a Cranmer Bank.