Redbridge Day Opportunities and Lunch Clubs

Redbridge Day Opportunities

Redbridge Day Opportunities offer a range of activities and support for adults living with a learning disability, physical and/or sensory disability, dementia and older people. Through varied fun and engaging activities, we aim to increase people’s social interaction and improve people’s quality of life. Our services also offer a welcomed break for unpaid carers and loved ones.

Activities 

We support and empower members to develop and increase their life skills, confidence, wellbeing and encourage them to play an active part in their community. With over 50 varied sessional-based activities taking place across three services, there’s something for everyone.

Locations

Woodbine

Woodbine Place, Wanstead, E11 2HR or Telephone: 0208 708 7402

Elderberries 

Broadmead Road, Woodbine Green, IG8 0AD or Telephone: 0208 504 2771

Link Place

Bramston Close, Ilford, IG6 3DU or Telephone: 0208 501 2220

How much does day Opportunities cost?

To attend Redbridge Day Opportunities, you will need to contact Redbridge Health and Adult Social Services to have an assessment of your needs carried out. If you meet the eligibility criteria you will be allocated a place. The cost of attending the service will depend on an individual’s personal circumstances. This is usually discussed once a financial assessment has been completed. To find out more about Redbridge Day Opportunities, please contact one of the service locations below. Alternatively, if you would like to go ahead and apply, please complete an online contact form or call 020 8708 7333.

Complete online contact form or telephone 020 8708 7333

There are also a variety of charity and private sector day centres in Redbridge.

Search MyLife service directory to find a local day centre near you.

Lunch clubs

Lunch clubs are open to everyone in Redbridge and are a great way for people to come together, socialise and share a nutritious meal. They provide an opportunity for people to remain independent, make friends and try out new activities. Charges and operating times for lunch clubs can vary and booking in advance is required. Locations and times are listed below.

  • St John’s Church and Centre, St John’s Road, Seven Kings, IG2 7BB - Tuesday from 10.00am to 2.00pm
  • Goodmayes Community Centre, 616C Green Lane, Goodmayes, IG3 9SE - Tuesday and Friday from 12.15pm to 2.30pm (provided in partnership with Goodmayes Residents Association) 

If you would like to attend one of the lunch clubs, please call 0208 501 2220 or email dayopportunities@redbridge.gov.uk

Find information about other services in Redbridge.

Search MyLife service directory

If you are experiencing problems preparing food or feeding yourself, there are a wide range of helpful services available to help you.

Visit preparing meals page

Useful links

Other MyLife pages: Libraries, Arts, culture and theatreParks and open spaces

External websites: Age UK Redbridge, Barking and Havering