Day Care

Our Day Care centre in Spalding is open Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 3.00pm, and offers many facilities including social activities, exercise, health and beauty services, lunch and entertainers.

Activities

We offer a range of entertaining and stimulating activities on a daily basis. These include:


Structured exercise

  • Seated exercise to music
  • Bowling
  • Skittles
  • New age kurling
  • Seated basketball
 
 
 

Mental stimulation

  • Quizzes and games
  • Discussions around newspaper headlines
  • Cards
  • Scrabble and dominoes

 

Group activities

  • Singing
  • Giant floor games such as, Connect 4, draughts and snakes and ladders

 

Health and beauty

  • Hairdressing
  • Beauty therapy
  • Chiropody
  • Spa baths
  • Clothes parties

 

Additional activities

  • Fundraising activities
  • Shopping trips
  • Outings to garden centres and restaurants

Entertainment

These are the dates in the first few months of 2020 when the ever popular Trudie will be entertaining us: 
  • 13th January
  • 24th January
  • 6th February 
  • 24th February
  • 3rd March
  • 13th March 
  • 8th April 
  • 14th April
On 12th February we welcome Teresa who will be 'Setting The Tone!'

Day Care Services and Prices

Bathing service

People who do not attend the centre can access the bathing service by appointment with our carer.

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Transport and food

People using the services at the centre receive transport from the local surrounding area, and a hot, freshly cooked meal using local suppliers. Click here to view some sample menus. We are proud that our Food Hygiene is consistently rated as VERY GOOD by the Food Standards Agency. Click here to visit the FSA page for our Centre.

Community nurse

The community nurse visits daily for injections, dressings, blood tests, etc.

Information and advice

Staff are always available for information and advice and will signpost to another agency if necessary.

A typical day in day care

10.00am — arrive at centre
10.10am — tea, coffee and biscuits are served
10.15am — individual group games for example cards, scrabble, dominoes, Wii and craft making
12:00pm — lunch is served
1.00pm — rest time
1.30pm — group activities for example exercises, new age kurling, quizzes and singing
2.30pm — tea, coffee and cakes are served
3.00pm — leave for home

Costs

The cost of day care is £25.00 including transport or £20.00 without transport.

Some people have an assisted place with Lincolnshire County Council through a personal budget and some people are on a self referral and pay privately.

There is an extra charge for all health and beauty services. These are:

  • Chiropody £15
  • Hair wash & set £7.50