Day opportunities and day care are invaluable services in helping people maintain their independence for longer. They are a great way to meet others and get out of the house for a few hours. They offer a range of activities, the chance to socialise, and may include a meal.
Day opportunities and day care aim to help people improve wellbeing, live healthier lifestyles, and have a better quality of life. They can also help give carers, or family members a break from their caring role.
Day opportunities is the term we use for services and activities that focus on ordinary life opportunities. These opportunities give people with support needs, including people with complex high support needs, the chance to meet up with other people to: