Today we had two special guests join us at Place of Welcome, recent new-born twins Theodore and Alexandra it was such a delight for them to join us. Remember our Place of Welcome mornings are open for anyone to come along and chat with your Near Neighbours, Place of Welcome is on from 9:00am to 11:00am.
Today we held our end of term Community Lunch. It was a great success as we had lots of different people attend, Nechells residents,Chris Thompson from West Midlands Police, our Befrienders from McDermotts, White Watch from Aston Fire Station, our volunteers and their tutor from BCU, Scout Leaders from Nechells, our Chair of Trustees, Sue…
From the 24th April will we be running a new 12 week IT Course, the course will now be accredit through Joseph Chamberlain College. If you are interested in taking part in this course then please see POD staff to register.
Join the POD this Saturday 25th April from 9.30am to 12.30pm and help us think of designs for our bears, which will be apart of The Big Sleuth Project. There will also be other activities such as story telling sessions and a Teddy Bear Picnic. Please contact the POD to register for this event.
A reminder that our weekly afternoons Cycling group will start again on Tuesday 7th of March.Please feel welcome to come along and join in with this activity which will take place every Tuesday from 1:30 pm
Come along to the POD today and join in with our Craft and Chatter group. Which will give you the chance to share and improve your crafting skills with a very creative group. The Craft and Chatter group takes place every Thursday afternoon from 1:30pm till 3:00pm.
The POD will be running a three day healthy half-term programme for children between the ages of 6 to 10 years old. The programme will start on Monday 20th February 2017 and will finish on Wednesday 22nd February 2017. There are limited places for the programme so if you are a regular POD user and…
At today’s Place of Welcome the Nechell’s residents were treated to a special well being sessions which was provided by Roland from Spring to Life, who gave them all a Bowen therapy treatment.
Today all POD users enjoyed our Well Being event, with activities such as hand massages, Indian head massages and Bowen therapy. This was an opportunity for the participants to unwind on a Friday, before the weekend.
On 1 December 20 FiNs (Friends in Nechells) visited the National War Memorial Arboretum at Alerwas. The day was cold, crisp and sunny. We had a fabulous day, starting with a trip to the Chapel and a short walk round the memorials near to the visitor centre. We then had the most delicious Christmas lunch…