Older People

The Feelgood Factory provides both practical services and social activities for older people.

Practical Services

Our volunteers provide services to make life easier for older people and to enable them to remain in their own homes.  At the moment these include:

  • The Shopping Service
  • Mow and Grow (gardening)
  • Befriending

For more details about these services see our Community Services section.

Social Activities

There are a range of activities in the Feelgood Factory that might be of particular interest to older people. These include:

Good Afternoon Social (GAS) - Thursdays, 1-4

GAS is the opportunity for people to get together for an afternoon of chat and relaxing entertainment such as films, talks and quizzes.

Feelgood Learning - Wednesdays. 1.30-3.30

Feelgood Learning is a group for those who enjoy learning and want to meet other people who share their interest in keeping the grey matter active.  No particular knowledge is required; just curiosity and an open mind.

Feelgood Craft - Mondays, 1-3

If you enjoy chatting and crafting this could be th group for you.  Again, no previous knowledge is required.

Reading Group - Tuesday, 12.30-2

Run by the Reader's Association this group is for those who like stories and poetry as well as discussion.  You do not need to be good at reading to take part.

For more details about any of these groups contact Marie Rice on 0151 291 8026, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop in to the Feelgood factory.





Netherton Feelgood Factory, Glovers Lane, Netherton, Merseyside, L30 5QW

Telephone: 0151-291-8010

Charity no: 1074508

Company no: 3614799