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Greenwich Office2-6 Sherard RoadElthamLondonSE9 6EX
1- Befriending Service - Home Befrienders, Telephone Befrienders and Peer Support Volunteers Visiting an older person offering conversation, a listening ear or phoning socially isolated clients. Alternatively, help run one of our friendship groups. Friendship Groups Eltham - Monday 2pm – 4pm Blackheath - Thursday 4pm - 5:30pm Home Visiting Befriending - …
Sherard RoadElthamSE9 6EX
Digital inclusion for older people includes computer courses from beginners to improvers in a friendly environment in small groups to allow everyone to learn at their own with a supportive tutor. Learn how to use tablets sessions, learn how to make the most of the internet, skype, family history, shop , upload and print digital photos, etc. Techy club for people who have been given or purchased a smart phone, tablet, laptop, etc and don't know how to use it.
2-6 Sherard RoadElthamLondonSE9 6EX
The Men's Shed concept originates from Australia and brings together older, isolated men in a space with which they are comfortable. They can socialise and carry out activities that bring benefit to the local community and charities. We are currently running our Men in Sheds project in the London Boroughs of Bromley and Greenwich. Sheds in Greenwich are located in Eltham and Woolwich Dockyard. Activities include recycling second-hand materials into gardening containers, trugs, bird tables and boxes. Men can meet up to use their existing skills, learn new skills,…
KOMP Befriending is a Covid Emergency funded service providing one to one video interaction for up to an hour twice a week. It is aimed at those who are socially isolated, lonely or depressed The screen is a simple to use device with just an on/off dial. It is provided for six weeks, there is no cost involved and doesn't require internet access. We can chat, reminisce, do quizzes, singalongs and even chair based exercise/relaxation, whatever lifts your spirits and may make a difference to your day.
We are a Watersports based Charity changing people’s lives and building life skills through sailing and rowing. Our primary objective is giving opportunities for disadvantaged and at-risk youths and we offer opportunities for disabled people to participate in activities and courses on an equal level. We bring together people from many walks of life to work together as a community helping others and all our activities and programmes are focussed on teaching…
Unit 7a, Mellish Industrial EstateHarrington WayLondonSE18 5NR
AirCraft Circus Academy is a unique circus education and community space. We specialise in circus shows but also work with dance, theatre companies and individuals. AirCraft Circus Academy are committed to transforming ability and accessibility in circus arts within the UK running a range of circus and aerial performance classes and workshops for adults, children and SEND. Please see our website for further information.
Defiance WalkWoolwich Dockyard EstateLondonLondonSE18 5QL
Ajoda Community Alliance runs a one- day, weekly luncheon club, for the elderly African and Afro Caribbean, aged 65 and above living in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The project involves holding a weekly, two hours luncheon club. This will help to improve their well- being to develop new relationships. We provide food and refreshments, indoor games, quiz, music and talks from different people on a variety of topics of interest to elderly people.
Defiance WalkWoolwich DockyardLondonSE18 5QL
The project aims to provide exciting opportunities for the elderly to meet, relax with friends and neighbours. It will also serve as a break to the boredom experienced by these elderly due to isolation and loneliness. Isolation and loneliness is a very big issue among the BME elderly in the area and most times lead to bad physical and mental health. Sign posting for the elderly health and relevant issues
Douglas Way.Deptford.LondonSE8 4AG
The Albany aims to provide: An artistic and community resource where diversity and creativity flourish. A space where new talent is nurtured and exposed to ideas from across the world. High quality creative experiences relating to the communities we serve. A creative centre for learning within the community, contributing to the cultural, social and economic benefit of South East London. Based in the heart of Deptford, the Albany is a performing arts centre with a history stretching back to the nineteenth century. Over the last few years, we have emerged as a new type of arts…