There are currently 62 active services
This is a service that allows you to find details of any providers of activities you may be interested in your area. Find your activity via Active Cumbria
Activity Planning Service to assist people with dementia to lead as active a life as possible
A service for people newly diagnosed with dementia to assist people with dementia in leading as active a life as possible.
Adults & Children's Social Prescribing Service
Studies show that Patients with Social Prescriptions get better and feel better faster than those treated with medicine alone.
Ambleside Songsters - Dementia Embracing Community Singing Groups
A singing group for anyone who enjoys singing and meeting other people. Meets on Friday mornings in the back room at Ambleside Library between 11 am - 12.30 pm (not during August).
Arts and Dementia Programme
During the coronavirus crisis we continue to support the community and individuals via phone and online art sessions. For more information or to make a referral please call or email.
Barrow Songsters - Dementia Embracing Community Singing Group
A very friendly and relaxed community singing group that predominately sings songs from the 1950s and 60s and popular shows.
Beacon Befriending Service
Beacon is a befriending service offering 1:1 peer support for mental health. It is available to adults over 18 who live in the South Lakeland area.
The Befriending Service is led by the needs of the client but can include shopping, collecting prescriptions, one to one help with things like shopping, technology, having a cup of tea and a chat (appropriately socially distanced), accompanied walks or ju
Befriending, listening and helping hands to those who are lonely and isolated
We are a project of Gateway Church (Kendal) visiting people in their homes who are lonely and isolated from the community
Approved agents for the DWP offering help and assistance with Benefit Claims, offering support to complete applications for Benefits. Offering a form filling service for products and services.
Bentham Community Hub
During the coronavirus crisis we continue to support the community and individuals by phone and via online art sessions. For more information or to make a referral please call or email.
We are currently only able to offer telephone support for bereaved adults, children and young people.
Blue Badge Application Support
The Blue Badge scheme aims to support people with severe mobility problems to access services and facilities by enabling them to park as close as possible to their destination. Our Officers provide practical assistance to apply fpor a Blue Badge.
Blue Badge Application Support
Offering help and assistance in applying for a new Blue Badge, along with supporting renewals.
Budgeting Advice Service
We recognise that being able to budget effectively is equally as important as having income maximised, as both aspects are required in order to ensure that older people are financially able to live safe, warm and independent lives.
During the current Covid-19 Crisis please go to https://www.carersresource.org/ where we have advice for carers and details about changes to our services.
Carers Resource is here to support unpaid carers in any caring situation, no matter what their age, race, religion or needs.
Relaxed conversation in a kind, safe environment. No agenda, just chat and enjoy the company.