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East Kent Mencap - Margate Resource Centre

Promoting Wellbeing Service


Programme of Activities


We provide a range of activities which develop and enhance the health and wellbeing of people who use our services. We ensure people are supported to make choices which enable participation within our own services by accessing community resources.


Our activities include:


Health and Fitness


Lifestyle and independent living skills


Survival cooking and food safety


Accessing community resources – Leisure centres and clubs which include:


Bowling


Swimming


Sailing


And other sports


We make use of other resources which include Birdwatching, learning computer skills at Libraries.


Staying safe


Travel training


Road safety


Creative workshops including Drama, Dance and Music, Photography, Art, Craft and upcycling.


 


Additional Support


We have developed new services and resources which offer further opportunities for people with additional needs.


These services offer additional communication and sensory activities which increase interaction, engagement, physical health and self-determination.


We employee a dedicated team to provide 1:1 support which enables people with additional health, physical and communication needs to access activities of their choice.


We will build services around people who choose us to support them. We provide opportunities for people to access their community resources.  


We provide support to young people.


We successfully bid for additional funds which enable us to provide activities and special experiences for people who use our services.


 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Karen Loughrill
Contact Position
Operations Manager
Telephone
0747 8080504
Senior Support Workers
E-mail
karen.loughrill@eastkentmencap.co.uk
Website
www.eastkentmencap.co.uk

Where to go

Name
Margate Resource Centre
Address
New Gateway House
132 Northdown Road
Cliftonville
Margate
Kent
APostcode
CT9 2RB
Notes

Go to www.eastkentmencap.co.uk

When is it on?

Time of day
Afternoon
Evening
Morning
Session Information
Open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm

Other Details

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£40.50 Per day
£20.25 Per half day
Cost(s)
Cost details
Please contact directly
Referral required?
Yes
Referral and availability notes

You can self fund and we accept direct payments, and referrals from KCC

Notes

These activities are  for men and women over the age of 18.  We have ramps for people in wheelchairs or those that have difficulty walking. We are able to offer places to people who need one to one support if they are accompanied by their own Support Worker.

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