Wellbeing Café: How to Save Money

Wellbeing Café: How to Save Money

Join us for a very interesting talk from professional Purchasing Manager, Garry Taylor. Garry has over 28 years experience buying and saving for companies. he will show you comparison sites, Cashback Schemes and other ways to save your hard earned money. Zoom Link:...
Wellbeing Café: The History of Birnbeck Pier

Wellbeing Café: The History of Birnbeck Pier

Peter Lander, the archivist of The Birnbeck Pier Regeneration Trust, will give a talk about the fascinating work of the Trust in researching and preserving the history of Weston’s 150 year old Birnbeck Pier and the importance of saving its historic legacy. (See...
Wellbeing Café: Health and Social Care Services

Wellbeing Café: Health and Social Care Services

This week’s Wellbeing Café talk is by Cirlei Ioris of Healthwatch North Somerset, a local charity that aims to find out what you like about health and care support, and what could be improved! Healthwatch has the power to make sure that those in charge of health...

WordPress Website Building Course (for organisations)

This course is to help support BME/BAME projects, groups and organisations in North Somerset, who are delivering important services to their communities during the COVID pandemic, and who wish to benefit from an enhanced online presence by developing their own...
COVID Community Recovery (Public Survey)

COVID Community Recovery (Public Survey)

Voluntary Action North Somerset (VANS), with the support of Weston-super-Mare Town Council, is seeking to gain the best possible understanding of the help and support that is currently needed to help the communities in Weston and North Somerset recover from the...
Wanted: Digital Skills Trainers

Wanted: Digital Skills Trainers

Supporting the vital work of BME/BAME organisations is more important than ever and digital inclusion and connectivity is a critical issue. BME/BAME Communities, who are under particular and well documented pressures, are made doubly vulnerable by digital isolation....
Community Learning Courses Newsletter 19 January 2021

Community Learning Courses Newsletter 19 January 2021

Community Learning offer short courses for adults living in North Somerset (minimum age 19)to help build skills and confidence for work, volunteering and wellbeing. Priority places are given to those who are in receipt of certain benefits or with few or no...
Wellbeing Cafe: Life in Greece

Wellbeing Cafe: Life in Greece

Speaker/s: Aspasia Papadelli Aspasia is currently residing in Greece, the country of her birth. In this talk, via Zoom, she will share with us her experiences of life in Greece. Please contact us for Zoom link details.
Wellbeing Cafe: Christmas Around The World

Wellbeing Cafe: Christmas Around The World

19 December 2020, 12-1pm Christmas is a time of celebration and festivity around the world.  There are many vibrant and unique ways of observing this holiday.  The BME Network is having a Well-being Cafe all about Christmas, with a series of short talks by...
North Somerset Together – Covid 19

North Somerset Together – Covid 19

COVID-19 information and adviceLinks to accurate sources of information about different issues relating to coronavirus.COVID-19 resources Get coronavirus resources for specific health conditions, groups and in other languages Health adviceFind the latest information...
North Somerset Together – Covid 19

COVID-19: New Resources (Nov.2020)

Please see below for some new assets for use in COVID-19 communications:-  Fresh Air VideoA new film has been designed to explain the importance of letting fresh air into your home to stop the spread of coronavirus. You can watch the...
BAME Businesses hit by Covid-19

BAME Businesses hit by Covid-19

A recent All Party Parliamentary Report shows Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) businesses have been disproportionately hit by Covid-19.BAME communities are at greater risk of dying if they contract the virus – but face greater exposure because of the businesses...

White Privilege: A Guide…

The UK children’s charity, Barnardo’s, felt compelled to to publish their ‘White Privilege  A Guide for Parents’ to provide insight for those who are ignorant of, indifferent to, or defensively in denial of the concept and...
Black History Month 2020

Black History Month 2020

Black History Month takes place in October every year and is an annual commemoration of the history, achievements and contributions of Black people in the UK.  The aims of Black History Month are to: promote knowledge and understanding of Black History...