Monthly Archives: May 2014
Here are the dates of forthcoming events for the rest of 2014. All events will be held at the Ecumenical Centre unless otherwise stated. If you are interested in attending any of these, please contact the office on 01527 66177.
|Wednesday 21 May 11.00am-12.00pm repeated at 1.00pm-2.00pm||Diabetes Training – Understanding Diabetes, Types of Diabetes and Who is at Risk?||All Carers and General Public|
|Wednesday 28 May 11.00am-12.00pm and repeated at 1.00pm-2.00pm||Diabetes Training – Treatment, Regulating of Blood Glucose Levels by Insulin and Diet||All Carers and General Public|
|Wednesday 4 June 11.00am-12.00pm and repeated at 1.00pm-2.00pm||Diabetes Training – Complications of Diabetes, Insulin Administration and Effects of Diabetes||All Carers and General Public|
|Wednesday 11 June. Departing at 8.30am from St Stephen’s Church and 9.00am from Bromsgrove Methodist Church||Weston Super Mare Trip (£5 deposit required)||All Carers|
|Tuesday 24 June 10.30am-12.30pm repeated at 1.30pm-3.30pm||Dementia Awareness Training – Techniques to Manage Behaviours||All Carers and General public|
|Thursday 10 July 2.00pm-4.00pm||Afternoon tea with 1960’s themed music and quiz in conjunction with So Redditch Festival 50 years celebrations||All Carers and General Public|
|Monday 11 August 12.30pm||Lunch at The Greens Restaurant (£7 deposit required)||All Carers|
|Thursday 18 September Departing at 8.30am from St Stephen’s Church and 9.00am from Bromsgrove Methodist Church||Blenheim Palace Trip (£5 deposit required)||All Carers|
|Wednesday 24 September 6.30pm – 8.30pm.||Younger Carers Awareness Raising Event||General Public|
|Monday 6 October 2.00pm-4.00pm||Coffee and Cakes. Speaker/Activity TBC||All Carers|
|Monday 3 November 12.30pm||Fish and Chips Lunch with games and quiz. £3 contribution required.||Men’s Group|
|Thursday 27 November 10.00am-2.00pm||Carers Rights Day & Craft Fair||All Carers and General Public|
|Tuesday 16 December 1.00pm||Christmas Meal at the Bramley Cottage (£7 deposit required)||All Carers|
|We are looking to establish a Younger Carers Group and to liaise with BAME community leaders/existing groups. Details will follow in due course.|
We have received a £2,000 grant from The Saintbury Trust and customers of Nationwide Building Society have voted us as the winning charity for the area; we have received a cheque for £500.00. Our thanks to customers for voting for us.
We are pleased to announce a new member of staff, Wendy Stokes, will be joining us as Fundraiser. She has previously worked with another local charity and has over 8 years of successful fundraising experience. We welcome her on board.