There are currently 115 active services
Craven Youth Council
We are a group of 11-18s who get together to meet new friends, create campaigns, run events and make a positive impact on our local areas.
Creative Mental Health & Wellbeing Community Cafe
Creative activity and Keyworker support in parallel with Glusburn Institute Wellbeing Cafe.
Creative Wellbeing Community Arts
A programme of Arts based activities for the whole community, including art groups, singing, creative writing and movement classes.
Whilst the Volunteer car scheme, taking people to health appointments, is still operating on a smaller basis, our Minibus shuttles have just restarted our trips are suspended for the moment. We are at looking at new ways to offer day trips etc and will up
Debt Advice Service
Our Officers provide the vital debt advice in a friendly an impartial manner for those older people who may find themselves in this situation.
Digital Support - 12 volunteers will gain formal training, e.g. food hygiene
12 volunteers will gain formal training, e.g. food hygiene
Digital Support - 15 volunteers recruited to support deliver
15 volunteers recruited to support deliver
Evening one-to-one support
Our evening one-to-one support sessions can be a first step to seeking help for your own mental health problems or those of a family member.
Falls Awareness and Risk Assessment Advice
Everyone is at risk of falls as they age; it’s a big cause of Hospital Admissions and can result in serious injuries and long term complications.
Feel Good Fridays
Small group meet ups to look at various resources and discuss wellbeing, mindfulness, resilience and positive thinking. In person numbers are limited to 8 so contact us to check availability. People can also join on zoom.
First Contact Information and Advice Service
We offer a wide range of quality services, from supporting you to stay independent, safe and warm in your own home to keeping fit and providing extensive social opportunities. Our services are for anyone in South Lakeland who is aged 50 or above.
First Step South Cumbria is part of Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust and provides free, talking therapies to adults (18+) in South Cumbria.