Alderwood offers an extensive range of recreational activities within the homes and in the community.
All activities are fully risk assessed, planned and tailored to meet individual needs. These activities offer structure, education and importantly, enjoyment for each service user and are specifically chosen for the individual, they include swimming, horse riding, trips to the cinema, fishing and visiting local places of interest including the seaside.
Spending money for these activities are covered within each fee and includes pocket money for each individual. Alderwood advises and encourages residents to manage finances where possible, including using pocket money to purchase family presents, entertainment and special treats. Families can provide additional monies/presents if they wish with the advice and support of Alderwood staff.