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Monthly archives for August, 2017

We are expanding our Community Navigation service across Brighton & Hove

Posted on 30th August 2017 by

Chrissie CN

Our Community Navigation service is set to expand its reach to all GP surgeries across the city. The service allows GP’s and other staff in surgeries to refer isolated patients, who our service Coordinators work with to identify what support they need. Community Navigators are trained volunteers with previous experience of supporting people who then help the person to access essential local groups and services.

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Presentation of Certificate of Appreciation to local businesses

Posted on 24th August 2017 by

Warren and Angie - Crumpetty Tree, Nico - Morelli Zorelli, Tristan - Hells Kitchen

Fundraising Manager, Alex Mackain-Bremner, presented Certificates of Appreciation to local businesses for their support of the community picnic we hosted in Palmeira Square Gardens, Hove, 17 June. Pictured here is Alex with (clockwise) Warren and Angie at the Crumpetty Tree café, Tristan at Hells Kitchen deli and Nico at Morelli Zorelli.

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The Neighbourhood Care Scheme is coming to Westdene!

Posted on 21st August 2017 by
Befriender and volunteer out for dinner

NCS volunteers become friends with an isolated person living nearby, visiting them at home for a chat and a cup of tea – some people even visit a local café together or go out for short walks

Do you know someone who is isolated and would benefit from a volunteer befriender?

Do you know someone who would like to become a volunteer befriender?

Just 1 hour a week can make a real difference to someone’s life.

Come talk to us about what we do over refreshments at
The Barn, Westdene Green, 49 Dene Vale, BN1 5ED

Wednesday 13th September 6-8 pm
or
Thursday 14th September 10-12 or 2-4 pm

We look forward to meeting you.

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