Fostering inclusivity and connectedness

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    The Eco Therapy Garden C.I.C

    We provide a personalised programme of Eco and Talking Therapies. We are in the process of opening a therapy garden in Kirkby Merseyside and will be working to develop the  plot June 2021 (subject to covid restrictions) Our vision is to provide a safe facilitated green space for the community Read more [...]

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    Upgrading Club House at Tongham Bowling Club

    Upgrading of existing club house to incorporate facilities for disabled club members. Historically the clubhouse was built in 1952 , subsequently updated and extended to its current state. Ideally we would like to update the clubhouse to incorporate short mat bowling and indoor bowling  following the closure of the facilities Read more [...]

  • Off Beat – Beating Anxiety through Drumming!

    WHAT IS ‘OFF BEAT’? Off Beat is an 8-week introductory drumming workshop designed to help balance, manage anxiety, gain confidence and feel grounded through group drumming lessons. Each hour-long lesson will be co-led by professional drummers Hayley Cramer (Pop Evil) and Sian Monaghan (The Wandering Hearts, Jessie Buckley, Stick in the Wheel, She Drew the Gun, China Crisis)and trained Read more [...]

  • Volunteers for Charity Shop

    We are looking for volunteers for one of our charity shops in Addiscombe. You will be: Sorting donations, process and price them Serve customers, and cash and till handling (training will be given, if necessary) Create attractive displays  Working times are 10 am – 1 pm and/or 1 pm – Read more [...]

  • Community Workshops & Gardens @ Holme Farm

    Proposed Community Workshops & Gardens @ Holme Farm CWG@HF is a multi-facility approach to health, wellbeing and community, and will provide a therapeutic environment in which people within North Surrey can socialise, learn and thrive.  A place for individuals to find support and get involved in activities and programmes, to Read more [...]

  • Gateshead Older People’s Assembly

    Gateshead Older People’s Assembly works to ensure that all over 50s in our borough have opportunties to improve their physical and mental health and maintain their independence.  We were established in 2002. We create and support opportunities for older people to socialise, exercise, and learn in their communities.  We currently Read more [...]

  • Woodhouse District Community Garden

    A community growing space at Victoria allotment site in Woodhouse (Sheffield, S13). Established over 7 years ago, and now a thriving and active growing space. Join us this year as we create many projects using the site to think about health, community, food and recovery. We want to use the Read more [...]

  • Together For Colwyn Bay

    Together for Colwyn bay supports grass-roots community action with a focus on improving wellbeing, and investing in the future. We do this as a collective of residents, working together, sharing our skills and connections, and making decisions on the direction of the project and how project funding is spent. Anyone Read more [...]

  • The Bridge Mentoring Plus Scheme

    We are a community hub that caters for lonely and isolated members for our local residence in Bridgend, South Wales. We distribute food for those in need. We offer support advice and guidance as well as signposting to other organizations.  We hold weekly social activities to combat loneliness. Tuesday’s are Read more [...]

  • Axewoods Co-operative

    Axewoods is a not-for-profit volunteer organisation that aims are to provide free woodland management to local charities, woodland owners, farmers and other organisations.  We address local fuel poverty by supplying, free of charge, wood fuel to those in need. The Log Bank is an initiative to make dry, seasoned logs Read more [...]

  • Veterans In Crisis Sunderland

    Veterans In Crisis Sunderland (VICs) was set up by it’s founder, Ger Fowler in 2018. He used his own money, had a £10 pay as you go mobile phone and based himself in Greggs within Sunderland City Centre as a very makeshift office. Ger founded VICs as he was diagnosed Read more [...]

  • Grimethorpe Activity Zone (GAZ) Youth Club

    GAZ is a small charity that provides services and activities for children and young people in Grimethorpe, Barnsley.   We decide our priorities through looking at research, consultation with the community and from our own knowledge of the area.  The services we currently provide are after school and school holiday activity Read more [...]

  • Better Food Traders

    UK national network of small ethical food businesses set up to support alternatives to the damaging mainstream food system, to amplify the voice of the sector and to collate evidence and data to prove the case for a better food system.

  • Emmaus Salford

    Emmaus Salford is a charity that supports homeless people by providing them with a home, work, training and an opportunity to progress. Our work is centred around a residential community, where people who have experienced homelessness come to make it their home for as long as they need it to Read more [...]

  • WATERPROOFS & WELLIES

    We have a dream. We want to provide one million primary school aged children across the United Kingdom with the means to be able to get outdoors and explore all that the natural world has to offer. Who are we? The Waterproofs & Wellies Project is a charitable scheme championed Read more [...]

  • Older and Better

    We supporting older people in our community to stay healthy and independent during and beyond the current health crisis. Currently we are delivering hot meals to around 25 people daily.

  • Allotment Shelter

    We are a project working with adults with learning disabilities in Winchester. We have just re opened after a 5 month closure due to COVID-19. We are currently only working at our allotment as we feel this is a safe and health environment. Our project members are really enjoying having Read more [...]

  • Squilometres – Interwoven Productions CIC

    Squilometres is an ongoing methodology, rather than a project. Interwoven Productions CIC helps communities to find creative ways to celebrate their own place by training residents themselves in the technique.  In this way, it animates individuals and communities to become agents of their own change in creative, active, collective citizenship.  Read more [...]

  • The Unity Book

    We’re exploring and celebrating aspects of Unity by collecting personal creative responses from any community voices who wish to contribute. ‘Unity’ for this project covers social unity and diversity (nearby and at a distance), unity with nature and your environment, personal wellbeing and balance. Please join in! The Unity Book Read more [...]

  • BeyondHere

    The BeyondHere Fellowship is a small grants programme to fund individuals to undertake place-based research that connects people and places with new economic models and approaches across the UK. ‍ Working in partnership with different funders and organisations, we offering fellowship grants and training that focuses on current challenges and Read more [...]

  • Third Age Project

    An inclusive energetic multi-cultural older people’s self-help grassroots charity that believes older people should be placed at the very heart of a community and be seen as an important resource of knowledge and life as lived

  • supporting the community during Covid -19

    Using community solutions- to support the council to deliver its outreach community support offer (food, collecting prescriptions etc). As a community centre we are keen to offer help and support the elderly and most vulnerable within our area and further afield if needs be.. At a time were residents rely Read more [...]

  • Calon RDA arena

    Calon RDA provides horse riding, vaulting (gymnastics on horse back) and equine related activities to people with disabilities, mental health conditions and children in care. We provide activities to 29 participants, supported by 16 volunteers and 6 horses. Our sessions aim to increase physical and mental well being as well Read more [...]

  • Southampton Sight

    We are asking for £500 to use for care packages, shopping and specialist equipment for isolated people living with sight loss in Southampton. We have over 750 people living with sight loss registered on our database. People living with sight loss are often already isolated, lonely and depressed and it Read more [...]

  • OASIS Community Gardens

    The Oasis Community Gardens is a project which has been developed on a 2 acre site in Worksop, Nottinghamshire by a group of volunteers.  The site now has over 30 areas including growing spaces, play areas, specialist planting beds and polytunnels, raised beds and a dome greenhouse.  It is now Read more [...]

  • Debden New Village Hall

    DIG DEEP AND DONATE!  To Build a New Village Hall at the Heart of Debden!  For the past 20 years the village of Debden has planned and actively raised funding for a new village hall for the local community. Through sheer resilience we have raised £330,000, but, we need a further Read more [...]

  • Helping people to speak again

    We are a small but growing charity based in Leicester (East Midlands) that deals with the after effects of surgery for throat cancers & all the horrors of havin g no voice! 2020VoiceCancer.org was set up 5yrs ago by myself (Phil Johnson) after my surgeon pointed out all that was Read more [...]

  • Winchester Go LD

    Winchester Go LD supports adults with learning disabilities (our Members) and their families. We have over 100 Members living in and around Winchester. Our charity is fully inclusive, welcoming new Members to all activities and with no fee to join us. We are passionate about promoting choice for our Members Read more [...]

  • Pegasus Playscheme

    Pegasus – Giving Young People Wings to Fly Our Mission To deliver a scheme for all, bringing able-bodied teenage volunteers and disabled or disadvantaged young people together to work and play, sharing experiences to the benefit of all. A small charity doing BIG things, Pegasus is unique in Dover District, Read more [...]

  • Helping Homeless Believe

    Helping Homeless Believe is a charity run by local volunteers who hand out hot, nutritional food and vital supplies to homeless people on Saturday evenings in the centre of Bristol.  Supplies include emergency survival packs of rucksacks filled with thermal clothing, socks and underwear given out to people sleeping on Read more [...]

  • Bloody Good Period

    A SUSTAINABLE FLOW OF MENSTRUAL PROTECTION FOR THOSE WHO CAN’T AFFORD IT. Bloody Good Period was started by Gabby Edlin, who decided something needed to be done to create a sustainable flow (pun intended) of menstrual products for those who can’t afford to buy them. What started as a whip-round on Facebook is Read more [...]

  • The Hub Garden

    The Hub garden is a small kitchen garden on the back of the Library at the Hub Community centre in Hounslow ,which is attended by local families using the community centre and sure start drop in Originally the garden was a resource for growing fresh vegetables for the community cafe Read more [...]

  • Veterans’ Brunch Club

    Fortnightly on Tuesdays from 11am-1pm, we host a veterans’ brunch club. Open to all, there is a selection of food available, free to veterans, and only £3.50 for any other attendees. We work with similar projects in our area, supporting each other and synchronising schedules to help boost attendance where Read more [...]

  • Forward Facing

    We are Forward Facing, a charity based in Sussex that supports families whose children are living with long-term or life-limiting conditions or those who have suffered bereavement or hardship. We help families by putting on free special events where they can forget their daily struggles, have fun, express their personalities Read more [...]

  • Christchurch School Community Garden

    We love improving green space, project after project, here at Christchurch School Community Garden. We aim to create a beautiful space filled with colour and wildlife, one plant at a time. Since we started in October 2017, we have welcomed hundreds of visitors on our weekly Open Fridays and Weekend Read more [...]

  • Community Volunteer

    Home from Hospital Care is a charity providing support to adults in Birmingham and Sandwell who have recently been discharged from hospital. We aim to make the transfer from hospital to home as positive and supported as possible, so that patients have the best chance of making a good recovery. Read more [...]

  • CARIS Camden Families

    CARIS Camden Families is a small, frontline charity in the London Borough of Camden that supports homeless children and their parents facing social and economic disadvantages who are living long term in the council’s temporary accommodation hostels – hostels designed to be emergency solutions, but which are increasingly turning into Read more [...]

  • Tanga Club Hexham

    Tanga Club is a youth and social group for children with special educational needs and disabilities, and their families and friends. We run a weekly club in Hexham and regularly welcome between 40  – 50 children and their families, but we are much more than just a youth club. We Read more [...]

  • Out and about

    It is often difficult for d/Deaf and hard of hearing people to get out and enjoy the community they live in.  Communication can be difficult and many d/Deaf people suffer from isolation and depression.  Sign and Share Club organises a range of monthly trips and events to overcome these barriers. Read more [...]

  • Hard of Hearing Clubs

    Sign and Share Club launched two hard of hearing clubs in Pembrokeshire in 2018.  We are now working to establish a further 2 clubs across the county.  The clubs meet once a month and there is either a speaker or an interesting activity to take part in. The existing clubs Read more [...]

  • Improved community access

    Sign and Share Club is working with local organisations and businesses to improve the level of access to services for d/Deaf and hard of hearing people.  We are asking volunteers to visit local organisations and to ask for assistance in some way.  After having done this they complete a simple Read more [...]

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