Community & Events
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We organise social events for ScotsCare clients in three main categories.
ScotsCare over-50s events
We organise two lunches each month, two in London and one in Luton, open to anyone who is Scottish and over 50. Please call Una on 0800 652 2989 to book a place if attending for the first time. Each year we also have a summer outing, a Christmas lunch and a Burns lunch.
When: First Wednesday of each month, 11am - 1pm.
What: Sandwich lunch, bingo and the chance to meet other Scots in a small friendly group.
Where: St Mary's Church Hall, Eversholt St, NW1 1BN.
When: First Friday of each month, 11am - 1pm.
What: Sandwich lunch and bingo in the small bar at the Celtic Club.
Where: Celtic Supporters Club, Chobham St, Luton LU1 3BS
If you’d like to attend, please return the booking form or if you don’t receive this form for any reason, please call Una on 0800 652 2989.
ScotsCare family events
We organise termly events for children in families who’ve received a children’s grant from ScotsCare in the last year. Recent activities have included ice-skating at the Tower of London Ice Rink for 250 people, a train trip to the seaside for 240 people, and a visit to Winter Wonderland.
Our events for 2013 are currently being planned and all eligible families will receive an invitation.
ScotsCare clients aged 25-45 events
We also organise occasional activities for younger clients. Previous events have included a visit to a city farm, a cookery class and guided London walks. Please contact us if you are in this group and have suggestions for future activities.
Please note, ScotsCare cannot accept responsibility for events arranged by other organisations.