Here and Now Chester run a number of social groups in Chester for older people. The groups provide a 3 course meal, entertainment and a variety of craft and other hands on activities. Our main aim is to combat social isolation amongst the elderly in the Chester area.
Provide refreshments, participate in activities, e.g. card making/games, bingo, colouring, painting, scraperfoil.
Assist members to the dining area, assist with the raffle and Bingo. Observe members unobtrusively, to ensure that their safety is maintained.Offer assistance if required and welcomed. Befriend and engage in conversation with group members.
A liking for and an empathy with older people , a friendly and cheerful manner. An understanding the need for confidentiality .A sense of humour, reliable.