Visit us at the ExtraCare stand at the United Generations event
at the MK Dons Stadium on Friday 30th September.
Friday 30th September
10am - 3pm
Stadium MK, Stadium Way West, Milton Keynes, MK1 1ST
A group of people from ExtraCare's retirement villages in Milton
Keynes will be attending, accompanied by staff including Helen
Waite, who has organised the Shenley Wood Friends group.
Future residents of Shenley Wood Village, due to open in early
2012, will be taking part in the day, which is open to anyone over
the age of 55 in the area.
The event will promote positive approaches to life for older
people, including staying safe, volunteering, healthy eating, and
socialising, along with a talk from veteran newsreader Angela
Rippon, who will explain how she has stayed so well and active.
In addition to The ExtraCare Charitable Trust, Milton Keynes
Council Trading Standards, the Council's Adult Social Care Team, MK
Dons Sport and Education Trust, and local volunteer groups will
also be giving out information. There will also be exercise
demonstrations, music and dance and the chance for the public to
join in with activities.
Chair of the MK Dons football club Pete Winkelman will open the
event at 10.30am.