Healthy Living Parent Forum and FiN Meeting

Maggie Smith from CSV visited the POD today to talk about Bowel Cancer. Community members from the Parent Forum and the FiN (Friends in Nechells) came together for an excellent presentation and DVD covering this difficult topic. If you would like any further information please call into the POD for leaflets and further details on…

Brrrrrr it’s cold outside

We had the first heavy snowfall of the year today, schools asked parents and carers to collect children at lunch time as weather conditions deteriorated. Temperatures dropped to minus 3 and everyone scurried to get home to get warm and get out of the swirling snow that formed gentle drifts in the grounds of the…

Freshwinds Winter Warmers Donation

Freshwinds, a Birmingham based charity, donated some beautiful hand made blankets and scarves for distribution by the POD. Today we asked our FiN (Friends in Nechells) group at the end of their Plus Fit Session if they would like them and they were delighted to take them home to keep warm, especially after the snow…

FiN visit to Heartlands Academy

Heartlands Academy hosted a visit and laid on a super fish and chip lunch for some of the FiN group today. The Principal Mrs Jones and Community Director Mrs Buckingham welcomed the Nechells residents and talked about the wonderful new school and all the opportunities that there are for the young people today. Several of…