Many people have their own network of friends and family outside Fitzwilliam Lodge and go out to see them as they wish.
People supported at Fitzwilliam Lodge are able enjoy many different activities including bike riding, visiting farms and museums, local outings to the cinema, swimming pool, bowling alley, alongside fishing trips, meals out and shopping. Staff also plan trips to local discos that can facilitate our needs.
An external arts and crafts group visits each week and there are lots of other activities at Fitzwilliam Lodge including baking, bingo, quizzes, darts, dominoes and board games.
Fitzwilliam Lodge is ideally situated near a large shopping centre and a local leisure centre just 5 minutes away by bus. We are only 10 minutes from some beautiful nature reserves; Greasborough Damns, Thrybergh Countrypark Reservoir and some lovely canal walks.
Fiztwilliam Lodge is set in large grounds which some of the individuals we support help to maintain. There are landscaped areas with benches where individuals are able to sit and relax. We have barbecues in our grounds during the summer months, as well as open days and fetes. Regular weekly outings take place to different coastal towns and other places of interest where individuals have a preference to visit.