West Lothian Courier - - District News -

Anne Walsh Anne Walsh 01501 763839 an­wal­[email protected] Over 55’s Xmas treat takes place on Satur­day the 9th of De­cem­ber at 2pm. Mu­sic pro­vided by Jai McA­dam. Tick­ets cost­ing £2 are.avail­able from The Pit­stop. Tel no. 01501 733354. When car­ing Ends What now. WLFIN have a new group sup­port­ing ex car­ers. When the car­ing role ends, the ex-carer faces fi­nan­cial and emo­tional iso­la­tion. The group aims to re­duce iso­la­tion, in­crease con­fi­dence and also help those who are of work­ing age at­tain em­ploy­a­bil­ity skills. There will be free or­gan­ised weekly meet­ings/ses­sions cov­er­ing a range of top­ics cho­sen by the at­ten­dees. There will also be the op­por­tu­nity to ac­cess dig­i­tal in­clu­sion us­ing a tablet to keep in touch with fam­ily and friends, learn how to do this safely and gain con­fi­dence and skills in us­ing the in­ter­net; the op­por­tu­nity to ac­cess em­ploy­a­bil­ity sup­port held in a group or in­di­vid­u­ally. To as­sist with the fi­nan­cial bur­dens there will be wel­fare and ben­e­fit ad­vice and also bud­get­ing classes and ses­sions. Any­one re­quir­ing fur­ther in­for­ma­tion please con­tact Eve­lyn Ralston, Project Worker, When car­ing Ends, WLFIN,, 01501 771775. For Com­mu­nity cen­tre events, please, check at the Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. Pit­stop is open Mon­day - Fri­day 9.00am - 5.00pm. The cafe is open 9.15am - 2.30pm- last or­ders 2.15pm. It is open on Satur­day from 10.00am - 4.00pm with the cafe is open from 10.30am - 1.30pm - last or­ders 1.15pm; bingo on at Lo­gan­lea Min­ers’ ev­ery Tues­day and Thurs­day at 7.00pm; Ad­vice Ses­sions ev­ery Tues­day and Thurs­day from 10.00 -12.00. with West Loth­ian Fi­nan­cial In­clu­sion Net­work.The ladies group on Tues­days from 2.00pm - 4.00pm and the Credit Union from 5.45pm - 6.45pm; Ac­cess to em­ploy­ment on Wed­nes­days from 2.00pm - 4.00pm and Job Club on Thurs­day morn­ings from 10.00am - 12 noon; Also on Thurs­day morn­ings is the moth­ers and tod­dlers/ba­bies from 9.00am - 10.30am which costs £2 and in­cludes a healthy snack.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.