New Carers Support Group – Boldmere

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Are you caring for a spouse, relative or friend? Would you like to meet other Carers in Birmingham? Age Concern Birmingham would like to introduce a new friendly Carers support group which is held weekly in our new Communitea Café based on Boldmere Road, Sutton Coldfield. This group will take place every Monday from 10am until 12pm. This group will give you a chance to meet other Carers, relax and enjoy a cuppa. We also plan to arrange guest speakers, have …

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Goalden Gate Superdraw Lottery Results – Week 12

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£1,000 winner is Dr P Kaushal £150 winner is Mr R Green £100 winner is John Farley £75 winner is Jan Kirk £50 winner is Mrs J Watkins £50 winner is W J Manners £25 winner is Carol Bishop £25 winner is Danuta Kenyon £25 winner is Mr Jackson £25 winner is Fiona Mason The Birthdate drawn was 04.01.94 and the £100 Prize was not won, making next week’s prize £200.  

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Carer Support in North Birmingham

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Caring for someone can be very rewarding but Carers often put their own needs, well-being, interests and social life to one side to focus on the person or people they are caring for. Carers can also feel isolated at times due to their caring responsibilities and this can have an impact on their own health & well-being. Age Concern Birmingham has set up a new service for unpaid Carers in North Birmingham. This service takes on a befriending approach while …

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Wednesday 10th May – Every Moment Matters Cafe

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Come along to our Boldmere Cafe on the 10th May….see below for full details Join us for Dying Matters Week People across Birmingham and Sutton Coldfield are being invited to join activities organised by John Taylor Hospice as part of Dying Matters Awareness Week. The hospice is holding an Every Moment Matters Café, taking ‘Before I die…’ boards into the community, staffing information stands at local hospitals and taking part in a week-long festival at mac (Midlands Arts Centre) in …

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Charity Shop Volunteers Needed!

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Can you spare a few hours each week? We are looking for volunteers to help in our friendly shop in Boldmere If you are interested please pop in and ask for Dawn or Lynn or alternatively give us a call on 0121 362 3650.

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Improvements Continue

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As a lot of our customers have noticed recently, we continue to update and improve our shop in Boldmere. With a new lick of paint and lots of new stock, we hope you’ll continue to enjoy our friendly little treasure trove full of bargains

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QE Hospital Walking Project

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We were very lucky when Lorraine Lawson from Freshwinds stepped in to take on our walking tours of the Queen Elizabeth hospital and grounds.  The project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund was run by ourselves at Age Concern Birmingham, but by linking up with Lorraine the Summer of 2016 was full of interesting facts and historical knowledge of not only the hospital itself but also the surrounding areas. For more information please see the Evolutions of Health webpage

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