Fostering inclusivity and connectedness

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  • 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Tools for School

    S.M.I.L.E London & Essex are a local growing charity who support struggling families living in crisis in London and Essex. We work in partnership with Social services, welfares officers, schools and outreach officers, we also support 22 family hostels that house thousands of  homeless families. We provide hands on support 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 [...]

  • CommunityatNE66

    Community @NE66 was founded in January 2017  and is a Community and Youth Development Project based at  the Alnwick Community Centre in Alnwick Northumberland.  Our organisation recognises that both individual and community well being is underpinned by healthy relationships, whether these are with oneself, family members, partners, peers or the Read more [...]

  • Parent’s Respite Evenings

    As part of our service we provide and organise respite evenings and events for our families to try to encourage and build networks among the families. This includes Dad’s Curry Evenings and family Go-Karting events.

  • Supreme Junior Club

    Junior club for primary age children of Seacroft, Gipton and Harehills. Thanks to The Greggs Foundation #Greggs4life we are able to host this club for 5-11 year olds and their families. Mixed sessions held at various venues within LS8, LS9 and LS14 postcodes. By doing this we hope to reach Read more [...]

  • The Senior Centre – Castlemilk

    The Senior Centre works towards reducing loneliness and social isolation amongst the over 55s in Castlemilk and its surrounding areas. By providing members something to do and someone to do it with, we aim to ensure that more independent older adults within the community can continue to live at home Read more [...]

  • Scotswood Garden

    The garden works with nature to create a great place for people and wildlife to enjoy. The garden is about our community, whether in Scotswood and Benwell or the wider area, and we welcome people of all ages and backgrounds to get involved in our work. This can be as Read more [...]

  • The Lighthouse Project

    The Lighthouse Project was established in 2017 is all the work that Hackney Church does with the homeless, marginalised and vulnerable in Hackney. In partnership with award-winning Moro Restaurant, we run a drop-in lunch on a Wednesday for 80-100 people. Our lunch is a space for all to eat a Read more [...]

  • TGI Oakford

    We currently run bi-weekly cooking and social activity sessions on Friday’s from 4.30pm until 6.30pm. These sessions involve cooking and eating a healthy meal from scratch as a group, learning new skills and techniques and enjoying everyone’s company. This is open to anyone who needs some additional help with cooking, Read more [...]

  • PIP ! Planting in the Pleasaunce

    We are a friendly group of volunteers in the East Greenwich Pleasaunce who… Celebrate and promote a local orchard and nature in and around our local park. Love that food and growing are such powerful ways to build community, friendships and a sense of place. Run volunteer days and share Read more [...]

  • Support For Wellbeing

    This project provides wellbeing support to autistic adults and parents of autistic children through group and one to support. Group support is held twice monthly on Thursdays while one to one support is held every Thursday.  This project works towards improving the mental and emotional wellbeing of beneficiaries by encouraging Read more [...]

  • Rebound Community Well Being CIC

    Rebound Community well being CIC promotes physical activities for all ages and abilities through dance and fitness and provides opportunities for local people in Knowsley to come together through coffee clubs and make new friends in their local area. Our aim is to reduce isolation for people feeling lonely or Read more [...]

  • Hardship Fund at Contact Hostel

    We provide a hostel as a home, which is safe and secure and staffed twenty-four hours a day for vulnerable young women aged 16 – 19, in the Manchester area. The ethos of Contact is very simply to provide for each young person “what any good parent would do”. We Read more [...]

  • Painting Our World In Silver

    Painting Our World In Silver is a registered charity offering monthly craft events to older people. Our events help to combat social isolation and loneliness through crafting. We offer a supportive and friendly environment which encourages creativity, conversation and friendship. We offer fun and interesting crafts for all abilities – take Read more [...]

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