April Half Term Activities

Recently from 11th – 14th April POD staff had a busy three days full of half term children activities with our #bringitonbrum programme! Take a look and see what we got up to… Children enjoyed some healthy eating sessions where they made fruit kebabs, smoothies and cornflake snacks. There were also some Easter themed crafts…

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You Matter Communities Project

Check out the final project video of the You Matter Communities Project which Nechells POD were lucky to have benefited from. The You Matter Communities project, was run by McLaughlin and Harvey who are contractors working on the Commonwealth Games Alexandra stadium redevelopment, their focus with this project was on strengthening communities by providing resources,…

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Nechells POD Community Award 2022

On March 29th 2022 we attended the West Midlands Community Inspiration Awards after being nominated for an award. We were very grateful to have received and won the Community Reassurance Award. This is a great achievement for all of us at the POD. We continue to work with the Nechells Community to offer support, education,…

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Timetable

Find below our most recent timetable for activities and sessions happening here at the POD. Feel free to contact POD staff if you would like to register for any of these activities.

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Great Get Together at Nechells POD

Our Great Get Together Event was a huge success, despite the rainy weather we had 29 residents attend and as always the community spirits were great. We all braved the rain and sat down under the cover of the trees and gazebos with refreshments and the community chatted away about all that we hold in…

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UHB/NHS Mobile Vaccination Unit

The POD is pleased to welcome the UHB/NHS Mobile Vaccination unit here on Friday. A team of nurses will be available on site to answer any questions or concerns that you have. This is a great opportunity for anyone over the age of 18 to receive their first dose and especially for those people that…

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Talking Tables Food Gallery

As part of our Talking Tables (Food Supply Service) we encourage residents who receive supplies to show off their cooking skills and share any homemade meals they make with the food provided. It has been wonderful to see the different cultures through-out the delicious dishes that have been made during March Below is a gallery…

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Talking Tables (Food Supplies Service)

As part of our Talking Tables (Food Supplies Service) we encourage residents who receive supplies to show off their cooking skills and share any homemade meals they make with the food provided. Below are pictures of some dishes that we had sent to us this week:• Chicken Tandoori Sandwich Filler • Chicken Tandoori Sandwich Filler…

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Talking Tables Emergency Food Supplies

Nechells POD have successfully been granted funding from the Ladywood Neighbourhood Network Scheme / Small Grants Emergency Assistance Food Programme. This has allowed us to provide emergency food supplies for families and local residents, during these hard times. The programme was started at the beginning of February and will be available every Friday until the…

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New Members of the POD Team

My name is Beth. I have recently started working at The Pod as the Neighbourhood Network Scheme Project Support Worker. This involves finding services provided in the Nechells ward area that can improve the lives of people over 50 years of age in the community. I work in a wider team with other project support…

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A Festive Season full of Kindness

A Festive Season full of Kindness The festive season can be a financial struggle for many families and the current Covid-19 situation has added even more pressure on families, employment and businesses. Over the last few months Nechells POD staff have worked hard to support families within our community by providing activity packs, books and…

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