Young At Heart ULO: 3rd September 2018

September 5, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO we had a very busy week as we took the groups back in time to their childhood.  In Stockton, the group indulged in some candy cigarettes, Black Jacks and aniseed balls while talking about and completing a life history document purely based on their childhood – up to […]

Young At Heart ULO: 27 August 2017

August 29, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week was a ‘quiet’ week for Young At Heart ULO as Monday 27th was a Bank Holiday – this meant that the Stockton and Billingham groups did not meet on the day. However, the Bank Holiday did not affect our Thornaby group on Tuesday afternoon. On Tuesday afternoon, in Thornaby’s LiveWell Dementia Hub, the […]

Young At Heart ULO: 20 August 2018

August 25, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO we continued with our stimulating themes – physical games, sounds and creative art. On Monday morning, at St John’s Church, the group took part in a sound effects and TV theme quiz. We split the group into three teams across the two tables. We played a selection of […]

Young At Heart ULO: 13 August 2018

August 16, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO we got active, creative and social! In Stockton, the group made use of all of the Church grounds by enjoying a range of physical games. A small number of people headed outside into the church gardens to play lawn darts and pick brambles while, inside, group members took […]

Young At Heart ULO: 6 August 2018 #Unremembered

August 8, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO has been very eventful and full of various activities. In Stockton, we had a relaxed morning that mainly consisted of drinking tea, eating biscuits and playing dominoes. The group have been doing a lot of work recently towards our Unremembered project so it is important to take a […]

Young At Heart ULO: 30 July 2018 #Unremembered

August 2, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO we continued work on our Unremembered project, remembering those who served in the Labour Corps during World War 1. In Stockton and Billingham, the group made short work of the clay poppies that they made a few weeks ago. They painted over 100 poppies with at least two […]

Young At Heart ULO: 23 July 2018

July 25, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO our focus was on activities that are good for the mind and the body. All three groups took part in a guided seated exercise routine that lasted approximated 25 minutes before they sang along to summer-themed songs. In Thornaby, we ended our session with a game of Hangman […]

Young At Heart ULO: 16 July 2018 #Unremembered

July 19, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO we offered both crafts and chocolate to our group members. In Stockton, the group made a start on the clay poppies for our contribution to Big Ideas national ‘Unremembered’ Project – a memorial for the tens of thousands of people who lost their lives during World War 1. […]

Young At Heart ULO: 9 July 2018

July 11, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

This week at Young At Heart ULO we had quite a varied week. Monday morning in Stockton we had a relaxed, social morning with a 1960’s themed quiz. While on Monday afternoon in Billingham we decorated the bunting for the upcoming Cupcake Day while settling into the newly renovated Community Hub at Cafe In The Park. […]

Eden Camp Trip 2018

July 7, 2018 by Alison Watson-Shields - 0 Comments

On Thursday 21st June 2018, Hand In Hand Activities CIC took a mixed group of 31 service users to Eden Camp for the day. Members of Young At Heart ULO, In Our Shoes Carers Support Group, the REACH Project and Golden Zumba boarded the coach provided by M&D Travel for a magical mystery tour along […]