Supporting physical and mental health

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  • The Year of the Yeo

    Celebrate and get to know your local river for a whole year! This 12 month celebration invites the community to explore, experience and improve their river. With 11 exciting monthly events culminating in a community river festival in the twelfth month, the year opens up the river to all. Whether you Read more [...]

  • Hounslow Heath Green Gym

    Hounslow Heath Green Gym is a volunteer-led group running every Tuesday, 10.45 – 2pm on Hounslow Heath. Located in the heart of Hounslow, this incredible nature reserve contains a mix of rare acid grassland and lowland heath, woodland, wildflower meadows and wetlands. Come and join like-minded people to carry out essential Read more [...]

  • Schools on Reserves

    With our innovative and sustainable Environment and Education Centre, dedicated education discovery zones and the River Thames on our doorstep, Rainham Marshes is a safe and inspiring environment for schoolchildren to get close to nature.

  • Romsey Riverwalk Restoration

    The project is focused on reinforcing and renovating a stretch of the river bank of the River Test that runs from just before Saddlers Mill up to the main A27 at Mainstone – an area known and frequented by locals and tourists alike as it is part of Romsey’s Heritage Read more [...]

  • Mount Wise Residents Association

    A Local residents association for people in the Mount Wise area of Devonport. Aimed to help, support, and bring together the community. We want to help with local issues. Common problems. Neighbourhood security. 

  • South Dartmoor Community Energy

    South Dartmoor Community Energy is a new community benefit society, set up to help local communities to become more energy efficient and to also get involved in renewable energy projects. We have established a small energy advice team who are out and about across the South Hams talking to residents Read more [...]

  • Barnstaple Abilities Football Club

    We are a football club for disabled players ages 8 till to adult no upper age limit. We are based in Barnstaple North Devon At the moment we have 7 teams, To include a ladies team. We are always looking for volunteers DCH are our sponsors 

  • Slade Green Edible Station

    We are working on Slade Green Station to dig out all the old bushes and clear the rubbish along the main wall and to made a Edible station, where we will plant vegetables and fruit for the community to pick and help grow more vegetables.

  • Parkland Walk Nature and Wildlife Trail

    Preparations continue to create a nature trail to one side of the path of the Parkland Walk in Highgate. To read about our plans go to https://www.parkland-walk.org.uk/nature-trail. This project, with funding from the Tesco Bags of Help Initiative will create a nature trail for the benefit of all but with Read more [...]

  • Bluebell Community Garden

    The project started as a few raised beds and has evolved into a bit of everything everywhere.  The Wildlife Trust are there on Tuesdays from 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm, currently supported by Susan James, and regular volunteers also attempt to meet up on a Thursday from 10am onwards. Points Read more [...]

  • Stonehouse Time Bank

    Timebanking is a reciprocal exchange of skills and knowledge where the only currency is tie and people only offer what they offer when they want to.  Stonehouse Time Bank meets weekly at Union Corner, 96 Union Street.  We help in the running of the community space, tend to the garden, Read more [...]

  • Moor Involved

    Moor Involved is a project set up by Solihull Moors FC Community with the intention of engaging children and young adults from the local community and encouraging them to participate in the various programmes that Solihull Moors Community deliver. The Moor Involved Officers will be able to assist members of Read more [...]

  • SEEDS OF HOPE

    We are a community project that serves our  community offering various activities for all ages.   We have groups that meet at our community hub and we can offer a range of interests for everyone.  We put on various community events. We are a friendly, welcoming crowd.

  • Evesham Adventure Playground

    EVESHAM ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND provides a safe, supervised playspace for children and families based on its one acre site with large self-build playstructures, mud kitchen,tree house, bare foot walk and community cafe and building. We try to respond to the needs of our community by providing programmes that support children and Read more [...]

  • Childrens Clothing Solihull

    Childrens Clothing.Solihull donates children’s clothes to families experiencing difficult times/crisis/trauma. We donate clothes to families that are, not only struggling financially, but have additional challenges in their lives. We collect children’s clothes from all around the Solihull borough and donate them to families via a professional known to the family.  Read more [...]

  • The Charitable Guitar Workshop

    A community based project to help people make and play their own guitars and ukuleles. It’s primarily for people with special needs, but also for members of the local community who feel they can offer mutual well-being through making and playing guitars and ukeleles.  We cater for males and females, Read more [...]

  • Northern Star Youth Forum

    To recruit local young people for a Northern Star Youth Forum. In 2014 Northern Star successfully supported our first Youth Forum, who worked to improve the quality of life for young people in Chelmsley Wood. That group has now disbanded and moved on. Thanks to Project Dirt funding we can Read more [...]

  • Organic Arts Community Garden

    We offer twice weekly sessions where people can volunteer to help maintain and develop the community garden. Volunteers grow vegetables and fruit which they use to make a lunch shared with the staff and visitors to organicARTS and West Town Farm.  The day is led by Andrew Sanders a skilled Read more [...]

  • Our Eco Garden

    Creation and development of an eco garden to include: A green house constructed from recycled plastic bottles. Water butt and drain piping system. A compost bin to recycle school waste. A vegetable plot using recycled and reclaimed items. Wildflowers to attract butterflies, bees and birds. Bug hotels to attract beneficial Read more [...]

  • Exeter Foodbank

    Exeter Foodbank provides emergency food for local people in crisis via a voucher referral system. We are a small, volunteer-centred charity with a big heart and a big vision: to support local people in crisis and ensure that no one in and around the city of Exeter goes hungry. We Read more [...]

  • Calstock Circus Club

    Calstock Circus Club, is a relaxed circus / juggling practise space for enthusiastic people. We are particularly looking for people who can or want to learn to juggle, club pass, are interested in hula hooping, unicycling and poi. Everyone is welcome, adults, teenagers, children over 11 can attend on their Read more [...]

  • River Thames Boat Project

    We offer educational, therapeutic and recreational cruises and activities on the River Thames for the young; for older people; and people of all ages with a disability or mental health condition. As well as our regular day and residential cruises and educational programmes, we help our clients plan bespoke cruises Read more [...]

  • The Wellbeing Community Choir

    The project will provide a programme of choir singing sessions for those experiencing or recovering from mental and physical health difficulties, or just those who love to sing!  Participants will work with a qualified choir leader who will support vulnerable individuals to engage and contribute.  We meet every Monday evening Read more [...]

  • Our vegetable growing project

    We are creating a large vegetable garden within our grounds for the whole school to use. Our children will learn how to prepare the soil, grow from seed, nurture young plants, then how to harvest and prepare produce for eating. A gardening club is being created to help plan and Read more [...]

  • Bordesley Green Forest Garden

    Bordesley Green Forest Garden is a National Lottery funded community project. We aim to promote sustainable urban food production. We work with the local community to promote regenerative urban food production and community collaboration. A Forest Garden is defined as an edible and productive garden using trees, shrubs and other Read more [...]

  • Wonderland garden

    The garden that previously existed had not been maintained for over 15 years and is quite a large parcel of land.  We wanted to overhaul the whole area and utilise this by having a greenhouse, vegetable plot in order for the service users to produce their own food on a Read more [...]

  • Watchtree Charcoal and Biochar

    During the winter Watchtree Volunteers will commence the thinning our woodlands. These early thinnings have no commercial value but rather than waste the wood we are intending to convert it to charcoal and/or biochar (a great soil improver). The volunteers have already had training on how to do this. With Read more [...]

  • Harrow – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Westminster – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Wandsworth – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Southwark – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Islington – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action, is all about educating London drivers about the impact of idling on local air pollution, and the harmful effects pollution has on health. The project is being funded through the Read more [...]

  • Camden – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help to Read more [...]

  • Tower Hamlets – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Enfield – Vehicle Idling Action

    Testing edits! Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, Read more [...]

  • City of London – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help to improve Read more [...]

  • The Wingate Nature Trail

    At the Wingate Centre we have some great facilities for children and young adults with learning difficulties and disabilities. We are very fortunate to also have a lot of outside space, however, it is currently a little uninspiring and doesn’t encourage the children to play and discover the outside. Our project Read more [...]

  • Lambeth – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Embercombe Experience Weekend

    At our Embercombe Experience Weekends we warmly welcome everyone who would like to come along and volunteer their enthusiasm, expertise, or simply a willing pair of hands, to help in both seasonal and on-going work at Embercombe. Over a weekend of working on the land, cooking, eating and sharing, we Read more [...]

  • Renovation and rebuilding of raised beds

    We have received funds through Greggs Foundation Environmental Fund to renovate and rebuild a number of raised vegetable and herb beds in Winsford Gardens in Penge, south east London.  The Friends of Winsford Gardens/ Penge Green Gym Community Group of local volunteers will be working on this project during Autumn/Winter Read more [...]

  • Filton Community Garden

    Filton Community Garden was created in July 2013.  The aim of the project was to create a space for residents of Filton and the wider community where they could relax in a garden setting and enjoy the flowers and wildlife. The original project was a simple plan with a podium Read more [...]

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