Guideposts CONNECT

Would you like to make new local friendships or connections? Are you living with a long term health condition? Are you a carer for a family member or friends? CONNECT is for you.

CONNECT is for you. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Make friends and socialise
  • Access advice, information and guidance
  • Enjoy lunch together
  • Discover or re-discover hobbies or skills through short courses or taster sessions.
  • Join the Carers Group if you are a carer.

Carers can:

  • Participate with the person they care for
  • Chat with other carers with similar experience
  • Enjoy a respite break for the day
  • Join the carers support group

What’s in it for me?

  • Company and Friendship
  • A chance to be more active
  • Tapping in to your creativity
  • Help finding local support to improve quality of life
  • Improved memory
  • Increased wellbeing and reduced anxiety
  • Access to advice, information & guidance
  • Learning something new
  • Lunch
  • FUN

Hobbies & Skills:

  • Cooking
  • Genealogy
  • Electronics
  • Gardening
  • Creative Writing
  • Chess & other games
  • Internet & email
  • Topical Discussion & debate
  • Learning a new language

Where is CONNECT and when can I attend?

Guideposts CONNECT takes place at Whitminster Village Hall, Gloucester, every other Thursday from 10.30am – 2.30pm.

How can I find out more or get in touch?

Please contact us:

By phone: 01452 529 697 or  07850 204 910
By email:

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