archive-org.com » ORG » D » DEREHAMCOMMUNITYSUPPORT.ORG

Total: 61

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Foodbank | Dereham Community Support Centre
    at minimal cost and have volunteers who can help sort and package the food It means that our plan to become a self sustaining foodbank from September this year is a genuine possibility Now we need to raise at least 5000 and register as a charity So I shall be turning my attention to writing bids in the next few weeks Girls Allowed was particularly informative last week PCSO Matt Havers came to speak about keeping safe He gave some good practical advise about dealing with unwanted attention from strangers and reminded the girls about the dangers associated with social media sites He was pleased to remind everyone that although they need to consider their own safety Norfolk remains statistically the safest county in the country Y Friday went Tubing for the first time last week The weather was kind to us and we enjoyed a superb evening skidding down the slopes and screaming to our heats content It s a cross between a water slide and tobogganing speed sunshine water and friends a great combination Posted in Foodbank Girls Allowed Y Friday Tagged Foodbank Girls Allowed Y Friday Leave a reply What a turnout Posted on June 4 2012 by BO DCSC Reply I am so grateful to people for the way they have turned out to things in the last week On Wednesday there was a good attendance at Youth Cell and a lovely atmosphere Some of the pressures of revising for exams had lifted and everyone was chilled out A few games of snooker and table football and a discussion of strongholds made for an enjoyable evening On Thursday we had more than expected for the anti bullying training from Kidscape Sue ran us through the material at quite a pace It will be good to look through the resources again in a few weeks with a cup of coffee and a bit more time I think they are going to be really useful especially some of the stuff on body language I was delighted to see so many at Girls Allowed for the workshop with Roughshod Theatre Company They got us moving about and challenged our attitudes They opened our minds to the needs of the poor around the world and the many privileges we enjoy as a result of living in this country It really left us all with something to think about On Friday there were 21 young people at Y Friday despite it being the beginning of the holiday We dug out a few old favourite games as part of the Jubilee party theme Knights Damsels and Dragons never fails to entertain On Saturday there was a special service at Dereham Baptist as both the Portuguese and English congregations came together to mark the re opening of the building after five months of renovation It was quite a celebration I look forward now to discovering how we can make use of that wonderful facility in new ways for the benefit of the community

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/category/foodbank/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive


  • Soul Survivor | Dereham Community Support Centre
    is that activities are reduced to a basic provision and new initiatives are ignored Parents no longer consider their Sure Start Centre to be the thriving supportive and welcoming place that it once was Important support for families is lost In addition centres that are often used by the voluntary sector as is the case in London Road Dereham can give no assurances about the future As a result a variety of youth clubs are left wondering whether they will still have a venue in the autumn It is said that where there is no vision the people perish let s hope that inspired enthusiastic imaginative risk taking leadership is soon installed so that our Sure Start Centres can once again be places that help to give children a sure and secure start This morning David Cameron announced plans to remove Housing Benefit for those under 25 and to limit child benefit payments to families with three children or under He says he is just opening a debate I would like to invite him to spend two hours at the Foodbank and consider the consequences of his new ideas on some of the young people we meet The current cuts to benefits are leaving some of the most needy in society with very real difficulties I totally endorse the comment made by Liam Allmark Public Affairs Officer for Caritas Social Action Network who said It is worrying that the government would consider introducing a further package of significant limitations and reductions to benefits when we are only starting to see the devastating impact on families from the first round of changes On a more positive note I was really encouraged this week by the enthusiasm shown at the leadership meeting for the Soul Survivor trip People were happily volunteering to

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/category/soul-survivor/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Sure Start | Dereham Community Support Centre
    is that activities are reduced to a basic provision and new initiatives are ignored Parents no longer consider their Sure Start Centre to be the thriving supportive and welcoming place that it once was Important support for families is lost In addition centres that are often used by the voluntary sector as is the case in London Road Dereham can give no assurances about the future As a result a variety of youth clubs are left wondering whether they will still have a venue in the autumn It is said that where there is no vision the people perish let s hope that inspired enthusiastic imaginative risk taking leadership is soon installed so that our Sure Start Centres can once again be places that help to give children a sure and secure start This morning David Cameron announced plans to remove Housing Benefit for those under 25 and to limit child benefit payments to families with three children or under He says he is just opening a debate I would like to invite him to spend two hours at the Foodbank and consider the consequences of his new ideas on some of the young people we meet The current cuts to benefits are leaving some of the most needy in society with very real difficulties I totally endorse the comment made by Liam Allmark Public Affairs Officer for Caritas Social Action Network who said It is worrying that the government would consider introducing a further package of significant limitations and reductions to benefits when we are only starting to see the devastating impact on families from the first round of changes On a more positive note I was really encouraged this week by the enthusiasm shown at the leadership meeting for the Soul Survivor trip People were happily volunteering to

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/category/sure-start/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Foodbank, Police and Tubing! | Dereham Community Support Centre
    have warehouse and office space that we can use at minimal cost and have volunteers who can help sort and package the food It means that our plan to become a self sustaining foodbank from September this year is a genuine possibility Now we need to raise at least 5000 and register as a charity So I shall be turning my attention to writing bids in the next few weeks Girls Allowed was particularly informative last week PCSO Matt Havers came to speak about keeping safe He gave some good practical advise about dealing with unwanted attention from strangers and reminded the girls about the dangers associated with social media sites He was pleased to remind everyone that although they need to consider their own safety Norfolk remains statistically the safest county in the country Y Friday went Tubing for the first time last week The weather was kind to us and we enjoyed a superb evening skidding down the slopes and screaming to our heats content It s a cross between a water slide and tobogganing speed sunshine water and friends a great combination This entry was posted in Foodbank Girls Allowed Y Friday and tagged Foodbank Girls Allowed

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/foodbank-police-and-tubing/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Girls Allowed | Dereham Community Support Centre
    Allowed Jubilee Celebrations Y Friday Tagged Girls Allowed Y Friday Leave a reply What a turnout Posted on June 4 2012 by BO DCSC Reply I am so grateful to people for the way they have turned out to things in the last week On Wednesday there was a good attendance at Youth Cell and a lovely atmosphere Some of the pressures of revising for exams had lifted and everyone was chilled out A few games of snooker and table football and a discussion of strongholds made for an enjoyable evening On Thursday we had more than expected for the anti bullying training from Kidscape Sue ran us through the material at quite a pace It will be good to look through the resources again in a few weeks with a cup of coffee and a bit more time I think they are going to be really useful especially some of the stuff on body language I was delighted to see so many at Girls Allowed for the workshop with Roughshod Theatre Company They got us moving about and challenged our attitudes They opened our minds to the needs of the poor around the world and the many privileges we enjoy as a result of living in this country It really left us all with something to think about On Friday there were 21 young people at Y Friday despite it being the beginning of the holiday We dug out a few old favourite games as part of the Jubilee party theme Knights Damsels and Dragons never fails to entertain On Saturday there was a special service at Dereham Baptist as both the Portuguese and English congregations came together to mark the re opening of the building after five months of renovation It was quite a celebration I look forward now to discovering how we can make use of that wonderful facility in new ways for the benefit of the community Yesterday was the Big Barbecue put on by the churches of Dereham with support from the town council It poured with rain most of the time and yet the turnout was amazing We had such a great time and so many of Y Friday and Girls Allowed came to help Thanks guys you were wonderful It was also good to have a moment on the stage to promote the Foodbank and to thank everyone for their generosity It has been another good week and your attendance has been really appreciated Thank you Posted in Foodbank Girls Allowed Jubilee Celebrations Tagged Girls Allowed Y Friday Leave a reply What a good week Posted on May 27 2012 by BO DCSC Reply What a week I have just had beautiful weather important new contacts great trips and a bit of publicity on the radio On Tuesday Dave and I visited a site in Dereham that may well provide a warehouse and office for the Food Bank The people there were really enthusiastic about the prospect and in addition they have a

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/tag/girls-allowed/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Y-Friday | Dereham Community Support Centre
    Allowed Jubilee Celebrations Y Friday Tagged Girls Allowed Y Friday Leave a reply What a turnout Posted on June 4 2012 by BO DCSC Reply I am so grateful to people for the way they have turned out to things in the last week On Wednesday there was a good attendance at Youth Cell and a lovely atmosphere Some of the pressures of revising for exams had lifted and everyone was chilled out A few games of snooker and table football and a discussion of strongholds made for an enjoyable evening On Thursday we had more than expected for the anti bullying training from Kidscape Sue ran us through the material at quite a pace It will be good to look through the resources again in a few weeks with a cup of coffee and a bit more time I think they are going to be really useful especially some of the stuff on body language I was delighted to see so many at Girls Allowed for the workshop with Roughshod Theatre Company They got us moving about and challenged our attitudes They opened our minds to the needs of the poor around the world and the many privileges we enjoy as a result of living in this country It really left us all with something to think about On Friday there were 21 young people at Y Friday despite it being the beginning of the holiday We dug out a few old favourite games as part of the Jubilee party theme Knights Damsels and Dragons never fails to entertain On Saturday there was a special service at Dereham Baptist as both the Portuguese and English congregations came together to mark the re opening of the building after five months of renovation It was quite a celebration I look forward now to discovering how we can make use of that wonderful facility in new ways for the benefit of the community Yesterday was the Big Barbecue put on by the churches of Dereham with support from the town council It poured with rain most of the time and yet the turnout was amazing We had such a great time and so many of Y Friday and Girls Allowed came to help Thanks guys you were wonderful It was also good to have a moment on the stage to promote the Foodbank and to thank everyone for their generosity It has been another good week and your attendance has been really appreciated Thank you Posted in Foodbank Girls Allowed Jubilee Celebrations Tagged Girls Allowed Y Friday Leave a reply What a good week Posted on May 27 2012 by BO DCSC Reply What a week I have just had beautiful weather important new contacts great trips and a bit of publicity on the radio On Tuesday Dave and I visited a site in Dereham that may well provide a warehouse and office for the Food Bank The people there were really enthusiastic about the prospect and in addition they have a

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/tag/y-friday/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Girls Allowed | Dereham Community Support Centre
    a reply What a turnout Posted on June 4 2012 by BO DCSC Reply I am so grateful to people for the way they have turned out to things in the last week On Wednesday there was a good attendance at Youth Cell and a lovely atmosphere Some of the pressures of revising for exams had lifted and everyone was chilled out A few games of snooker and table football and a discussion of strongholds made for an enjoyable evening On Thursday we had more than expected for the anti bullying training from Kidscape Sue ran us through the material at quite a pace It will be good to look through the resources again in a few weeks with a cup of coffee and a bit more time I think they are going to be really useful especially some of the stuff on body language I was delighted to see so many at Girls Allowed for the workshop with Roughshod Theatre Company They got us moving about and challenged our attitudes They opened our minds to the needs of the poor around the world and the many privileges we enjoy as a result of living in this country It really left us all with something to think about On Friday there were 21 young people at Y Friday despite it being the beginning of the holiday We dug out a few old favourite games as part of the Jubilee party theme Knights Damsels and Dragons never fails to entertain On Saturday there was a special service at Dereham Baptist as both the Portuguese and English congregations came together to mark the re opening of the building after five months of renovation It was quite a celebration I look forward now to discovering how we can make use of that wonderful facility in new ways for the benefit of the community Yesterday was the Big Barbecue put on by the churches of Dereham with support from the town council It poured with rain most of the time and yet the turnout was amazing We had such a great time and so many of Y Friday and Girls Allowed came to help Thanks guys you were wonderful It was also good to have a moment on the stage to promote the Foodbank and to thank everyone for their generosity It has been another good week and your attendance has been really appreciated Thank you Posted in Foodbank Girls Allowed Jubilee Celebrations Tagged Girls Allowed Y Friday Leave a reply What a good week Posted on May 27 2012 by BO DCSC Reply What a week I have just had beautiful weather important new contacts great trips and a bit of publicity on the radio On Tuesday Dave and I visited a site in Dereham that may well provide a warehouse and office for the Food Bank The people there were really enthusiastic about the prospect and in addition they have a pool of volunteers just waiting for an opportunity to help It

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/category/girls-allowed/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Y-Friday | Dereham Community Support Centre
    a self sustaining foodbank from September this year is a genuine possibility Now we need to raise at least 5000 and register as a charity So I shall be turning my attention to writing bids in the next few weeks Girls Allowed was particularly informative last week PCSO Matt Havers came to speak about keeping safe He gave some good practical advise about dealing with unwanted attention from strangers and reminded the girls about the dangers associated with social media sites He was pleased to remind everyone that although they need to consider their own safety Norfolk remains statistically the safest county in the country Y Friday went Tubing for the first time last week The weather was kind to us and we enjoyed a superb evening skidding down the slopes and screaming to our heats content It s a cross between a water slide and tobogganing speed sunshine water and friends a great combination Posted in Foodbank Girls Allowed Y Friday Tagged Foodbank Girls Allowed Y Friday Leave a reply Jubilee Celebrations Posted on June 12 2012 by BO DCSC Reply Shooting in the rain Well done to everyone who helped at the Big Barbecue It was a brilliant effort and a great success despite the weather Particular thanks to Meghan who ran the stall superbly along with help from many of the guys from Y Friday We were busy all afternoon which was amazing as the rain was almost continuous It was a really good turn out from the community especially as they could have stayed dry at home and watched the River Pageant All 1000 burgers were sold and hundreds of hot dogs in addition Everyone seemed to be determined to have a good time A magnificent effort well done Posted in Girls Allowed Jubilee Celebrations Y

    Original URL path: http://www.derehamcommunitysupport.org/category/y-friday/ (2016-05-02)
    Open archived version from archive



  •