As Wardley Gate provides residential care in Gateshead, there is plenty in the area to keep us all busy. All our activities are based on the interests, desires and wishes of our residents. Below are just a few examples. At Wardley Gate, we seek to cater to all our residents’ requests, no matter how big or small to give them choice and in turn, a higher quality of life.
Our residents are encouraged to join stimulating classes such as light exercise. Residents and guests of varying levels of flexibility meet in the lounge or activity areas, with assistants on hand to help provide encouragement and support where required.
Visits from Entertainers
Wardley Gate has regular visits from local musicians and entertainers who cater for different musical tastes. Teas and cakes are often served while our residents enjoy a sing-a-long!
We arrange a whole host of other individual or group activities. Please feel free to enquire about them.
We arrange day trips with all of the transport supplied by us. Our residents enjoy a variety of excursions such as a day at the seaside, shopping trips to Newcastle and the Metro Centre, as well as visits to the cinema and theatre.
Our own cinema for TV and Sporting Events
While all residents have television access within the privacy of their own room, our residents often like to make use of our cinema for seeing popular movies or national sporting events etc.
Some of our male residents enjoy nothing more than a relaxed drink watching the local and national football games.
Other activities at Wardley Gate, Residential Care in Gateshead
We are always open to suggestions from our residents and their families for other types of activity to suit individual preferences. All of our activities come at no cost to the resident.