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Meet our staff

Our hardworking staff are lucky to have a large network of volunteers to depend upon. In particular, Abbeyfield The Dales has a strong ethos of providing support services in sheltered housing based on the good will of dedicated volunteers, who provide an extra dimension to our services offered.

We have more than 80 volunteers who support and complement the sterling work of the trained care staff and the management team. 

Through their commitment, we are able to meet the needs and requests of both the residents and staff alike. 


Arts and craftsOur activities co-ordinator arranges a number of activities on a regular basis, such as outings to the seaside, coffee mornings, visits from local animal charities, cake decorating, pottery decorating and exercise classes.

Optional activities include:

MONDAY: IPad engage workshops
TUESDAY: coffee morning with Bingley the Dog, and library group every other Tuesday morning
WEDNESDAY: sing-a-long with Mary (afternoons)
FRIDAY: craft group (afternoons)
SUNDAY: coffee with ‘Eve’ alternate Sundays

Evening Bingo session take place once a month supported by Skipton Building Society.

Contact the house


Newfield Drive
West Yorkshire
LS29 6JQ
United Kingdom


01943 886000