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Volunteer Celebration On Friday 9th June 2017

In recognition of their hard work and commitment to helping others, the volunteers at New Heights Warren Farm Community Project were invited to a celebration event on Friday 9th June 2017. This was our way of saying “Thank you” for the fantastic support they give to our project and the local community.  Volunteers from the Community Café, Befriending Service, Luncheon […]

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Tabor House Open Evening Thursday 13th July 2017

Tabor House Birmingham’s only permanent emergency night shelter is opening in September 2017 and we need volunteers.  Tabor Housevolunteer open evening Thursday 13 July, 6pm-9pm at St Anne’s Catholic Church. Address: 96 Bradford Street, Birmingham B12 0PY.   Please click on the links below for more information: Tabor House volunteer pack      

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Domestic Abuse Counselling Service Volunteer Therapy Placement Available

  Volunteer Counselling Placement Available for Student & Qualified Counsellors   New Heights Domestic Abuse Counselling Service provides free, confidential support and counselling to adults over 16 living in North Birmingham who are experiencing or are affected by domestic abuse.   We are delighted to be expanding our team and are now recruiting for volunteer counsellors (both trainee and qualified […]

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Girls Allowed Open Day – Saturday 24th June 2017

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Funding Fair – Thursday 29th June2017

A FREE event for community groups and organisations working in Erdington and Kingstanding Thursday 29th June 10:00-4:00 Kingstanding Wellbeing/Leisure Centre, Dulwich Road B44 OEW Talks and Presentations from Funders One-to-One Advice Fundraising Workshops Networking Lunch In Attendance Heart of England Community Foundation Children In Need Big Lottery Fund Tesco Community Matters Heritage  Lottery Fund More funders to be confirmed.   […]

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Simmer Down Festival 2017

Volunteers Wanted Are you friendly, approachable, and reliable? Do you want to gain experience and knowledge in a busy artistic environment, at a leading national music event? Simmer Down Festival 2017 is the UK’s largest free reggae festival, and we are looking for volunteers just like you to help make it BIGGER and BETTER than ever before! The annual event, […]

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BVSC Volunteer Awards 2017 – Runner Up Long term Volunteer Of The Year 2017

              Well done to Sean and Noran Flynn who were Runners Up in this year’s Long Term Volunteer of the Year Award. This year’s awards took place at Soho House.  Unfortunately Sean and Noran could not be at the ceremony, however, they have now received their certificate. Sean and Noran are passionate about supporting […]

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BVSC Volunteer Awards 2017 At Soho House

    We are pleased to announce that Kathleen McCarty was Runner Up in this year’s Community Volunteer of the Year Award. Kathleen has been an active member of the community and Christ the King Parish for many years.  Well done Kathleen. We are also pleased to announce that Sean and Noran Flynn were Runner’s Up in this Year’s Long […]

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Volunteer Celebration Friday 9th June 2017

On Friday 9th June 2017 New Heights will be holding a Volunteer Celebration Event. The event is to show how much we appreciate all of our amazing volunteers. We would like to say a big thank you to our volunteers as they are the ones who really make a difference every day to our community. If you would like to join our team of volunteers, please […]

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New Heights Annual General Meeting – Monday 5th June 2017

Annual General Meeting of New Heights, Warren Farm Community Project Monday 5th June at 6pm You are cordially invited to the Annual General Meeting of New Heights, Warren Farm Community Project, which will be held at St. John’s Centre, 124 Warren Farm Road, Kingstanding, Birmingham, B44 0QN on Monday 5th June 2017 at 6pm. The AGM Nominations and Agenda are attached in the links […]

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Crime Preventions Event – New Heights Community Cafe

The Crime Prevention Event in New Heights Community Café will take place on Wednesday 14th June 2015 – 10:30am – 1:30pm. What will be covered: Bogus Calls Distraction Burglaries Anti – Social Behaviou So please come along.  

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Maryvale Community Project – Activities and Events

Please see below for more information about the activities and events taking place at Maryvale Community Project. Please click on links below for the follow Posters:       Sunshine Club for adults with learning disabilities Sunshine Club poster   Sunshine Disco for adults with learning disabilities Sunshine Disco   Maryvale Lunch Club Lunch Club poster

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New Heights Job Vacancy – Project Manager

PROJECT MANAGER (Fixed-term contract for 2 years initially) New Heights, Kingstanding, Birmingham 37 Hours per week Salary, £25,125 – £26,980 per annum     A registered charity since 2007, New Heights Warren Farm Community Project has grown out of Christ the King parish’s concern for the wider community, with the aim of building social cohesion. Services include – Domestic Abuse […]

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Conker Island Fun Day Wednesday 19th April 2017

On Wednesday 19th April 2017 from 11am – 3pm there will be a fun day on Conker Island. There will be loads of activities such as arts and crafts, puppet and bracelet making, hook a duck, coconut shy, hoola hoop and loads more! So bring the family and have lots of fun! For more information please contact Becky Coley on 0121 236 2917. […]

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Birmingham Community Matters

Are you looking for support for your Community Organisation? Are you part of a Community Group that could benefit from a little informal one to one, face to face support? Have you, or someone you know, an idea to develop your community and not sure where to begin? Do you have questions about legal structures, money or equipment? Come along […]

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New Heights St. John’s Centre and Community Cafe Easter Dates

New Heights St. John’s Centre and the Community Café will be closed during the Easter Holidays. St. John’s Centre will still be open to all regular groups and their users.         Here is a list of the dates St. John’s Centre and the Community Cafe will be closed:   St. John’s Centre Thursday 13th April 2017 Friday 14th April 2017 […]

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New Heights Community Café launch Day Wednesday 26th April

We are holding a launch day on Wednesday the 26th April at 10:00am. The Event will take place at our Community Cafe This is to highlight apprenticeship for young people aged between 18 and 24, the event  will be done through Gordon Franks. This is a great option for school leavers needing to find a new route to get there lives back on […]

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New Heights Volunteer Training

Thank you to Phoenix Training who have been able to provide some of our volunteers with Emergency First Aid at Work training and Food Safety Training this month. Phoenix Training is able to access funding which meant this training was at no cost to us.  Thank you to the volunteers who gave up their Friday’s to come to this training.

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Telephone Befriending at New Heights Warren Farm Community Project

Free friendship calls for the over 55’s Not having someone to talk to regularly can be lonely and isolating, particularly if you’re used to sharing your home and time with others. A friendly, weekly, 30 minute chat on the phone can make all the difference. If you – or someone you know would like to receive telephone befriending from one […]

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Thank you Janet From Feed My Creative!

New Heights would like to thank Janet for re-upholstering some of our old chairs. Janet Gray who has set up a Social enterprise called ‘Feed my Creative’. This enterprise is aimed to bring out creative talents in young people and adults and is one that shows people how to recycle clothing and furniture therefore reducing waste. Janet, kindly spent two mornings making […]

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