Aurora Wellbeing Centre

by | 11 May 2024 | Local Charity, Retford

Aurora is a cancer charity providing support in the local area for people living with cancer or a long-term health condition. But Aurora is not just a cancer charity; they have a variety of support groups, counselling services and recreational activities on offer for the public too as well as a charity shop and tearooms.

Spotlight on… Beauty Therapy at Aurora

With funding from the Reaching Communities Fund for the East Midlands, Aurora has been able to increase its beauty and holistic therapy service for people affected by cancer in Bassetlaw. They offer free treatments to cancer clients and their carers which helps to restore their confidence.

They are now able to offer the beauty and holistic treatments Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.30pm, including additional holistic reflexology on Thursdays.

For further information of the treatments and prices available, please call in at Aurora for a leaflet or visit their website. To book an appointment phone Alli on 07827 231001.

New exercise classes in The Curve

Due to the popularity of the current exercise programme at The Curve, Aurora has extended it to include additional classes and new classes which are appropriate for a range of ages and abilities. These classes are available to the general public as well as service users.

  • Chair Based and Balance Class: additional class on Thursdays 11.00am to 11.50am
  • Cancer Rehabilitation Class: additional class on Thursdays 12.00pm to 1.00pm
  • Fit and Fun: additional class on Tuesdays 12.10pm to 1.00pm
  • Barre Pilates: NEW! Thursdays 10.00am to 10.50am
  • Open Gym: NEW! Thursdays 1.30pm to 2.30pm

For further information or to book your place please contact Aurora on 01909 470985 or email maxine.riley@aurorawellbeing.org.uk.

Forthcoming events at the Old Library Building

Tuesday Market – third Tuesday of the month
Local crafts, community information and lots more available every third Tuesday of the month. If you are interested in having a stall at this free event then please contact hospitality@aurorawellbeing.org.uk.

Afternoon Tea with Baroness Bolsover – Tuesday 23rd May, 4.30pm to 6.30pm
Visit Valerie’s Tearooms for a talk by Baroness Bolsover about the etiquette of Afternoon Tea, followed by prosecco and a delicious Afternoon Tea. Feel free to come in your posh frock or fancy hat for the occasion!

Tickets are £20.00 each and available now from reception at Aurora or by telephoning 01909 470985.

For more information about Aurora, visit them at The Old Library Building, Memorial Avenue, Worksop S80 2BJ – Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 4.00pm.

Alternatively, you can email admin@aurorawellbeing.org.uk, call 01909 470985, visit www.aurorawellbeing.org.uk or find them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.