Well-Being Day At The POD

On Friday 27th of May. The POD held a full morning of well being sessions which started with the normal routine of Place of Welcome which starts at 9:30 am. Then Roland and Vicki led their own well-being sessions which the Nechells community could go and join.Roland gave his group Bowen treatments which uses pressure…

FiNs Trip To Cats

Yesterday on the 01/06/2016 the POD took 20 of the Friends in Nechells(FiNs) to watch the amazing musical Cats. The fantastic costumes and powerful songs had us all full of energy and ready to join in with the songs and dances. Overall it was a great performance and everyone enjoyed the evening.

Healthy Half Term – June

We have had another successful “Healthy Half Term” week with families from St Joseph’s school and some other families who joined in. On Tuesday Rachel from Bloomsbury Children’s Centre shared lots of information about hidden sugars and healthy foods. On Wednesday Albert came and taught us to make delicious pizza and bread. On Thursday Marlon…

Bookshare celebration

This afternoon we celebrated with the Smurfit Kappa Group where for the third year running the SSK Foundation sponsored our fantastic Bookshare project. Year one children in our local schools each received a book every month to encourage families to share and read books together. Our penultimate book is Bat Mouse, written and illustrated by…

Tesco Visit

Our trip to Tesco’s Aston branch this morning was amazing. We would like to thank Mark Van Beeumen and staff for making us all so very welcome and for the fascinating insight into what goes on behind the counters in the bakery, delicatessen,fishmonger and fresh fruit and vegetable departments at Tesco’s. We all got to…