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Andover VIPs

User rating: 5 stars

Borden Gates, 41 Bridge Street, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 1BG
01264 323 335
Opening Times:
10am - 2pm
10am - 2pm

Map for Andover VIPs

Organisation details

Andover VIPs provides information and support to people with sight loss in Andover and the surrounding areas. Membership (for which there is a small fee) is open to adults who are registered as blind or partially sighted.

Activities include:

- Weekly Drop-in centre at Borden Gates VIPs office
- Twice monthly meeting at St Ann’s Hall – first and third Wednesday of the month
- Monday Craft Group between 2 – 4 pm at the Borden Gates office
- Home and hospital visits for club members who are house bound and lonely or in hospital
- Monthly armchair exercise classes – St Ann’s Hall third Wednesday of the month
- Day excursions from April – September to places of interest
- Regular trips throughout the year to the theatre including pantomime, musical and operas
- Countryside walks and lunches
- Christmas and summer parties with entertainment

Services offered:

  • Dance
  • Clubs and classes
  • Trips and outings
  • Home visiting
  • Shopping assistance
  • Community transport

1 user review

Pamela mutton

User rating: 5 stars

This organisation was verified on 21 March 2018

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