Drop In and Activity Days Preston

How to donate to our charity: https://headwaycentrallancashire.org.uk/how-to-donate/

The Drop-In and Activity Days are for people who have an acquired brain injury, their families, friends and carers. They are held on the first, third and last Tuesday of the month and open to anyone who needs advice on aspects of acquired brain injury and practical advice on daily living.

We have received National Lottery Funding for this service from 5th July 2022 – 4th July 2023. 

The project name is Headinto Your Community.

Headway staff and volunteers are on hand to provide advice and information.

Locations:

The Salvation Army Centre, Harrington Street, Preston PR1 7BN. Limited free parking is available outside the building.

  • Time: 1pm until 4pm
  • Booking is required for legal or welfare benefits appointments.
  • Changes due to Covid-19: we recommend to wear a face covering when attending our indoor sessions, either a mask or visor. We also recommend all our staff, volunteers and clients are vaccinated.

Cottam Community Centre 

  • Time: 1pm until 3.30pm
  • Due to Covid restrictions being lifted it is not compulsory to wear a face covering or show a negative lateral flow test but if you still wish to wear a face covering please do so. We will also be offering lateral flow tests at each session. 

Drop In and Activity Day Dates

Drop In 16th August 2022 1pm – 3.30pm – Cottam Community Centre

Activity Day Tuesday 30th August 2022 1pm – 4pm – Salvation Army Preston

Drop In Tuesday 6th September 2022 1pm – 4pm – Salvation Army Preston

Drop In Tuesday 20th September 2022 1pm – 3.30pm – Cottam Community Centre

Activity Day Tuesday 27th September 2022 1pm – 4pm – Salvation Army Preston

Drop In Tuesday 4th October 2022 1pm – 4pm – Salvation Army Preston

Drop In Tuesday 18th October 2022 1pm – 3.30pm – Cottam Community Centre

Activity Day Tuesday 25th October 2022 1pm – 4pm – Salvation Army Preston

Download all dates below.

Activity day workshops include:

  • Art Workshop
  • Talking Group
  • Relaxation
  • Advice and information.
  • Memory Aids
  • Welfare benefits advice.
  • Good company and refreshments.

Services at the Drop In include:

  • Interest talks (we are always looking for guest speakers)
  • Take away information about brain injury
  • Welfare benefits advice
  • Legal advice
  • Memory aids
  • One to ones.
  • Good company and refreshments.

For information contact 07557123493 E: services@headwaycentrallancashire.org.uk

 

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