We provide a range of health and wellbeing support services in the libraries as well as out in the wider community:
Provides free access to information and resources on dementia in all libraries. A friendly group also meets regularly in Central Library.
At Home Service
Delivers your choice of books, talking books, factual DVDs and CDs direct to your door on a regular basis.
Brings library resources, books and information to areas where people may have difficulty accessing their nearest library. There is a wide range of stock on board for people of all ages and a request service is also available.
Provides access to employability and digital support/I.T. training, as well as art, music, language and health & well-being resources.
Offers a range of materials to support those with additional needs or sensory impairments. This includes Makaton and British Sign Language materials as well as information and resources to support reminiscence sessions and activities.
There are several reading groups which meet every month in libraries across the city. It's free to join and you don't need to buy any books, as these are provided by the library. Meetings are very relaxed and friendly and we even provide you with tea and biscuits. Why not give it a try?