The Centre, which is located opposite the bus station, has a well appointed function room to hire, disabled access/toilets and excellent catering facilities at very competitive rates.  It is a venue used by many groups who want to support the local people of Calderdale in pleasant surroundings, eg Tai Chi, Gentle Exercise, Reminiscing, Whist, Lunch Clubs, Calder Quilters, Embroideries Guild, Memory Lane Cafe, Stroke Support, Arthritis Care, plus many more.

Why not use the Centre for your regular Group Meetings or Special Celebrations like Weddings, Birthdays, and Christenings.  Refer to the Diary page for available time windows or make contact using the telephone number or email address on the Contact page.


  • Weekly/Monthly events £30 per session
  • One off events £50 per session
  • Each booking includes the use of tea/coffee making facilities
  • Full kitchen facilities available on negotiation 

*a session is a morning, afternoon or evening

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Key Dates

Key 2018 dates for your diary:-

  • Spring Bank Holiday - No meals 30th and 31st May
  • Summer Break - Centre closed to all Groups July 7th to 22nd July
  • September Break - No meals 12th and 13th Sept
  • Autumn Fair - Saturday 27th October 10 am to 2 pm
  • Xmas Lunches - Thursday 6th December/Wednesday 12th December
  • Centre closed 23rd December and re-opens January 2nd 2019 

Centre News

NOTICE - 24th April 2018 - Volunteer help urgently needed to support the Lunch Clubs. If you can help us please make contact. 

  • Waitress 11.30am to 2pm on Thursdays
  • Vegetable preparers 2 hours on Tuesday mornings


Plus dont forget to join us on:-

3rd Friday of every month

           Lunch provided by RachAls kitchen

Come and join us between 11 am and 1pm

18th May - Meat/Potato Pie, Fruit Meringue, Tea or Coffee £6.50


Group News

Enjoy playing whist? Or if you want to learn how to play, come along to our group every Tuesday afternoon 1.15 to 4 pm.  £2 for 24 games plus a free raffle and a cup of tea and a biscuit.




In Touch - Check out the Links to Groups page to find out more about the Group. In Touch has a ‘try before you buy’ policy which means that anyone planning to join is welcome to try the activities free of charge for a taster session

Monday 10.15 - 11.15 am  Tai Chi  - This is suitable for people with mobility problems and disabilities as most members remain seated.

Tuesday 10.15 - 11.15 am Gentle Exercise - This is also suitable for people with some mobility problems and disabilities.

Tuesday 11.15 - 12.15 pm Reminiscing - This group shares information and memories from the past.