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Parkinson's Cafe - Last Wednesday of the month
Our Parkinson's Cafe goes from strength to strength.
In this, our 50th Anniversary year, we have arranged that the cafe, continues to run on the last Wednesday of every month (except December) and would like to thank the Manager and staff at the Sainsburys store for their continued support.
This arrangement allows people with Parkinson's, particularly newly diagnosed, in and around Calderdale, to meet for Friendship, Information and a Cuppa.
Venue: In their 1st floor Cafe, Sainsbury's Supermarket, Wade Street, Halifax.
Time: 2pm - 4 pm
Please contact Caz on 01274 966847 or Ian on 01422 256521 if you want more information
Starting on Thursday 16th April we will be holding a Games Hour from 12:30 - 14:00
at Elim Church, Halifax HX1 5AY.
With the part of the legacy we have purchased a number of games to allow members to meet and have a social hour.
Please contact Anne on 01422 253368 or Ian on 01422 256521 if you want more information
50th Anniversary Meeting 10th October 2020
We have booked The Nightingales for our Anniversary Meeting in October. Steve Ford, Chief Executive of Parkinson's UK is hoping to put in an appearance and ther will be an Afternoon tea supplied by our "in house caterers" Sue & Karen. Please note this meeting is likely to over-run and we expect to finish at 4.30pm
Coffee Morning at the Town Hall - Wednesday 15th April 2020
10.am - 1.30pm
We have been invited once again to use the Town Hall in Halifax for a coffee morning to promote Awareness and fund raise for our local branch in Halifax. This is our 50th Anniversary year - We were the 2nd branch to open it's doors in the the UK. Tunbrdige Wells were the 1st Branch and celebrated their 50th anniversary on 26th February 2020.
Any volunteers able to bake cakes and/ or serve teas, on the day, at our Coffee Morning, please contact Ann Hodgson on 01422 209390
We ask members to support us by bringing friends and family with you to sample the wonderful cakes on offer.
We have asked the Calderdale Mayor - Councillor Dot Foster to open the proceedings.