Work with the Elderly

Our elderly groups operate on a membership only basis. If you would like to find out more about the clubs, or to come for a day before joining us, please call the contact listed for the club you want below. Membership is free.

The International Elderly Luncheon and Social Club

Times: Weekly on Tuesdays, 10.30am – 3.00pm

Ages: 50+

Members meet on Tuesdays for a freshly cooked meal and the opportunity to meet and socialise.

Main Contact:
Katina Michaelides
020 7241 1520
finance@thefactory.uk.net

Asian Elderly Lunch and Social Club

Times: Weekly on Saturdays, 9.30am – 3.00pm
Cost of Lunch: £2.85
Ages: 50+

We provide freshly cooked meals comprising of fried rice, chappati, meat curry, vegetable curry, dal, salad and sweets for elderly and disabled Asian men and women in the boroughs of Islington and Hackney. Special needs members with dietary restrictions are also catered for. Food is packed in foil containers and delivered for members who are unable to cook at home. After lunch, members take part in activities including playing cards, chess, dominoes and ludo.

Regular health programmes are organised with help from: NHS, TLC and other agencies in the area.

Health programmes include: Healthy Eating, Keep Fit, Eye Care, Foot Care and checks on blood pressure. Two countryside trips a year help us to reduce isolation and encourage healthy living amonst our members.

Cultural festivals of Eid, Diwali, New Year and Chistmas are celebrated for the benefit of all our members who are from many different cultures and faiths.

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Main Contact:
Abu Siddique
020 7241 1520
services@thefactory.uk.net

Secondary Contact:
Katina Michaelides
020 7241 1520
finance@thefactory.uk.net

Funders and Partners:
Hackney Council for Voluntary Services (HCVS)
Hackney Caribbean Eldery Organisation (HCEO)