Cross City Hero Award

Today Wednesday 3rd July POD staff and our FiNs (Friends in Nechells) Group went out to see Nechells POD’s Cross City Heroes Award Plaque over at Aston Railway Station. The plaque which was awarded to us from West Midlands Railway for our contribution to bettering the local community, will be staying up at Aston Train…

Community Lunch 2019

Today we held our Community Lunch which was made extra special as we said farewell to Shantel. This gave the community a chance to say goodbye and to congratulate Shantel on her new job.We had a number of Nechells residents and Nechells POD partners who came along to enjoy some music and food together. We…

Great Get Together

Today in honour of the MP Jo Cox we celebrated our Great Get Together-Permission to Party—-and what a party it was!! Over 150 local residents came to Nechells POD to celebrate having more in common. In such a diverse community it was fantastic to see everyone enjoying each other’s company and sharing stories over a…

Nicola Benyahia Workshop

Yesterday morning Nicola Benyahia delivered a very beneficial and informative workshop to the community. This session has helped participants to understand common misconceptions about mental health and identify the positive impact that being active has on physical and mental health. We would like to say thank you to Nicola Benyahia for offering this workshop to…

Cross City Award

This morning’s Parent And Child Language Group had the chance to see our Cross City Heroes Award plaque before it goes up at Aston train station. The children loved the vibrant orange and purple colours☺️

More in Common

Nechells POD participants talking about celebrating having more in common. Join us for our Great Get Together event here at Nechells POD Friday 21st June 2019, please contact POD staff to get your free ticket.

Crime prevention workshop

Join our Crime prevention workshop on Monday 10th June 2019. The session starts at 9:30 am and will be presented by Nicola Benyahia who will be following on from her previous workshop that she held here at the beginning of the year. Please come and join us for this important awareness session!

Job Club

We had a very busy Job Club this morning. Thank you to the great work done by Shantel and volunteers who helped POD participants apply for jobs, improve CVs and work on interview skills. We also had Julie-Ann from MiFriendly Cities who came along today to offer extra support.

Motown Night

What a fabulous time the lovely ladies from Nechells POD had dancing to Motown music on a wonderful night out. We had a great time taking out several ladies from Nechells to Erdington Social Club were they got to enjoy a night of dancing to Motown music with their friends. They all enjoyed their night…