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A couple of weeks ago I received an interesting request. Could I show two of WCEN’s collaborators, around Roehampton to see the sights and to get a ‘feel’ for the place? So last Tuesday, Beth Rattigan from Citizen’s Advice, and Gareth Jones the new co-ordinator of Talk Wandsworth met up with Ruth and I and
A series of evening lectures sponsored by the Near Neighbours Programme from the Church Urban Fund looking at Faith, Community and Mental Health. The evenings will consist of a lecture from one of our esteemed guest speakers shown below followed by a shared meal. All events will be held at Mushkill Aasaan from 6.30pm for
Yes, it’s cold right! It seems it is never warm enough these days… Well, as my colleague reminded me by saying “well, we are in the heart of winter,” it still won’t stop me complaining of cold even when I am indoors and the heating has been on all day! Yet, wherever I go, I see
We will be holding our next meeting of the Churches Network for Care and Prevention on Thursday 9th February 10am to 1pm at Balham Baptist Church 21 Ramsden Road, London SW12 8QX. This meeting will be focused around getting to know each other and starting conversations around the areas that affect the church community in Wandsworth.
Nassir’s Blog New Beginnings After many years being around WCEN on the outside, I have finally joined the organisation on a part time basis to contribute whole-heatedly as a community development officer. This is a big personal step in my development, not only as a community member but also as a trainee family therapist. Having volunteered
JOB OPPORTUNITY: GP based Mental Health Support Worker DEADLINE THIS FRIDAY 6TH JANUARY GP based Mental Health Support Worker Band 4 (x 3) 37.5 hours per week Allocated Wandsworth GP surgery A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a GP service as a Support Worker with experience of and interest in supporting people with mental
Ruth’s Blog Technology and I I have just been reading an interesting article (Technology destroys people and places. I’m rejecting it by Mark Boyle) and it resonates strongly with what I have been recently thinking about. Since leaving pub management behind me I have found I have more time on my hands and intended to
NEW VIDEO: HOBV 8 We are very pleased to announce that our Healing Our Broken Village 8 Video is now LIVE! You can watch the video here, or subscribe to our youtube channel! The purpose and emphasis of the conference was to provide evidence that engages with and empowers communities to make positive differences to