Supporting physical and mental health

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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 [...]

  • Driven Forward Community Fridge

    At the Community Fridge we collect short dated food from local supermarkets that is still good to eat and we distribute it to the local community. This prevents food waste and food going in to landfill. We also provide free meals to the local community who visit the community fridge 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 [...]

  • Refill New Forest

    Refill New Forest launched in 2018 with the aim of tackling plastic pollution in the New Forest by making it easier to locate free tap water.  This is part of a larger, national campaign which to-date has over 30,000 refill points in the UK. And over 190,000 refill stations globally. 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 [...]

  • Lymington Jean Genie

    Twice a year we hire a hire and fill the tables with old jeans, shirts, fabric, ribbon, thread, buttons and much more …. We get inspired to make something by upcycling the old jeans and rescued denim into something useful. From cushions and draught excluders, bags, hats, teddies,  christmas stockings Read more [...]

  • Lymington Repair Cafe

    Out of lockdowns, we run a Repair Cafe, 2-3 times a year in the Lymington Community Centre. We have a range of volunteer repairers looking at electrical items, clothing, jewellery, bikes and phones. We run a cafe and once have even run a clothes swap at the same time.

  • 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 [...]

  • Bethwin Road Adventure Playground

    We provide safe and stimulating out-of-school activities for children and young people in our community aged 6-16 in support of their social, physical and  emotional development and wellbeing. We are open 5 days a week for 50 weeks of the year and have a small team of skilled and experienced 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 [...]

  • BEAMZ Wooden Bikes

    At BEAMZ, we have a vision: “To create beautiful, high-performance, bicycles from hardwood in the most sustainable, inclusive and environmentally friendly way.” As you can see the bike looks great, it brings joy to the rider and when people see a BEAMZ bike they “get it”! The next stage of Read more [...]

  • Future Forests Network CIC

    The Future Forests Network CIC (FFN) is an ambitious project which connects volunteers with tree planting & rewilding projects throughout the UK. The website contains a comprehensive map of not for profit projects, resources to help new community groups set up and is developing a dedicated schools map and resources Read more [...]

  • Ashland Football ground trees!

    Our tree society would like to spruce up the local football ground with an additional 1000 hedging trees to not only help with local biodiversity but also as a means of managing flood risks, alongside increasing the aesthetics of the area. We have the trees already sourced, but we would 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 [...]

  • One Day Free of Poverty

      ONE DAY FREE OF POVERTY across the whole of North Essex “As I was getting out of my car to deliver the Christmas hampers. The father of the family was walking towards his house. He was very upset he had just returned from trying to borrow just a little 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.

  • CAG Devon

    We provide practical support, advice, training and networking to community action groups in Devon who are doing all sorts of great things around waste reduction and sustainability in their communities.   Groups run community larders, surplus food cafes, tree planting, beach cleans and litter picks, repair cafes and much more.

  • The Community Impact Initiative

    The Community Impact Initiative (The Cii) run housing renovation projects that enable disadvantaged/vulnerable groups to improve on health and wellbeing, learn new skills, gain qualifications and work towards employment through the renovation of empty and disused properties. The Cii purchase empty and/or disused properties and create a project around the Read more [...]

  • Grimethorpe Activity Zone (GAZ)

    GAZ is a small charity that works with children and young people aged 8 – 21 in the community of Grimethorpe, Barnsley, South Yorkshire.  Our aim is to provide free services and activities that help local children and young people overcome the effects of living in a deprived area and 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Welcome Back CCG Volunteers in 2020

    We will start the year with a session in Hampstead cemetery. The Green Gym® is natural exercise to make a difference! Fun and free outdoor community volunteering sessions to connect us with local green spaces. The Camden Green Gym® runs at different parks & public gardens across Camden. The Green Read more [...]

  • Grow Raglan Project at Raglan Estate

    This will be the last of three sessions for the Growing Raglan Project. In this session we will be continuing from where we got to last time and finish building woven hurdles. The Green Gym® is natural exercise to make a difference! Fun and free outdoor community volunteering sessions to Read more [...]

  • Cheltenham Nature Network

    Cheltenham needs nature! We promote and provide nature and wildlife-based events around the Cheltenham area to reconnect people with the land that surrounds them. We’re nestled in an area of outstanding natural beauty, with ancient beech woodland, chalklands, and wide open fields. We’re particularly interested in bringing nature back into Read more [...]

  • The Earth Star Project

    Mission statement-To create a holistic refuge specifically designated to immerse our local community and nature in union to establish a sustainability centre/hub. Through environmental remediation practices we aim to effectively restore ecological systems and remove biological pollutants from industrial waste and misuse. In distinction to this, our design allows for Read more [...]

  • Cotswold Riding Opportunities Project

    CROP is an all inclusive CIC set up to spread the therapeutic qualities of ponies and other animals to those that would not otherwise benefit. The company’s activities will provide benefit to our youth community and adults alike to access the benefits horses and ponies can provide. We are committed Read more [...]

  • Kennishead Community Hall

    kennishead community hall provides community space for people living in and out with the local area. We provide a wide range of activities that suits the needs for all , no matter of age or ability. Our aim is to help reduce isolation and loneliness .  A few of our Read more [...]

  • Adapted Cycling

    CYCALL runs adapted cycling sessions for disabled adults and children, people with learning difficulties and people living with Dementia.  We have 5 trikes for children, a 4 seater trike and wheelchair transporter bike. We run our adapted cycling sessions at Brooklands Park, Worthing.  We are raising funds to expand our Read more [...]

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