Ageing joyfully

Published on 24 January 2020

Ageing joyfully

If your feet itch to Boot Scootin’ Boogie, or your knitting needles click a little louder in the company of other industrious folk, or your tenacious character enjoys an intense game of snooker, then Wakefield House is the place to be.

For 30 years this vibrant and valuable hub has been the backbone of its community, and along the way it’s shattered the preconception of a seniors’ club look and feel. In a word, it’s joyful, a place where laughter and kindness abound.

Verna Saunders coordinates the centre, Nikki Chadburn manages the Friendship Club, and Terry Downes is the healthy food facilitator.

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