Nechells Ward Meeting

We hosted our first Nechells Ward meeting with Councillor Tahir Ali last night.The event was well attended and discussed a range of topics including litter, leaf collection and parking. Our local police also gave an update and statistics for crime in Nechells. The next meeting will be on Thursday 28th March 6-7.30pm, come and join…

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Trip to Rogers Warehouse

At Place of Welcome last week the group asked if we could do a trip to Rogers Wholesale foods in Bilston. So today, despite the wind and rain, we went on our little trip and bargains were had by all! #community #trip #nechellspodRogers Wholesale Bilston

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Tai Chi

During this week’s Tai Chi Session we were joined by PCSO Robbie Lea-trengrouse.Nechells POD participants always enjoy taking part in this weekly session; which they gain huge benefits from such as increased flexibility, balance, relaxation and much more. Thank you to the activity provider Dave from Active Parks Central Team who runs this session each week and…

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Crime Prevention Workshop

⠀ Today at Nechells POD we held a Crime Prevention Workshop where Nicola Benyahia from Families 4 Life, shared her very powerful story about how radicalisation has impacted herself and her family. She told an emotional story that brought the truth to how radicalism can effect anyone. She also shared information on how to spot…

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Pantomime

We have a limited number of tickets available to see this fantastic pantomime next Wednesday 16th January.  Tickets are £10 per person and we will be leaving the POD on the mini bus promptly at 1.15pm to ensure that we are all seated for the performance at 2pm.  The mini bus will return to the…

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Children Christmas Party

Children Christmas Party 2018 Over the Christmas break Nechells POD had its annual Christmas Party for families and their children who use the POD. The day was a huge success and the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves during the games, the dancing and especially when they got their presents from Santa Himself! 🎅Thank you to Tina, Jenny…

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Crime Prevention Workshop

Don’t forget our next Crime prevention workshop is on the 30th of January 2019. The session starts at 9:30 and will be presented by Nicola Benyahia who will talk about the impact radicalisation had on her and her family.Please come and join us for this important awareness session!    

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Festive Community Lunch

Today at Nechells POD we held our festive community lunch and were joined by local residents and some of our  partners that support the work we do.  It was a great opportunity to share some fabulous news!! We have been funded by Big Lottery Reaching Communities to run an ‘All of Us’Project over the next…

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New Beauty and Well Being Course

Our six week Beauty and Well Being course started today, the first session took off with a tranquil Aromatherapy lesson, delivered by Asma Juwle (AJ Beauty Training/Juwle’s Therapy). The participants discovered a range of different essential and carrier oils that are used for relaxing massages, they then demonstrated the skills they learnt on each other.…

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Listening Skills Training Session

Today we held an active listening training session for McDermotts and Nechells POD staff. The session taught participants how to enhance their listening skills,so that in the future we can set up a befriending group here at the POD. If you want to know more about the Befriending Group then please call into The POD…

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