Come and join us at the Old Print Works on 7th February 3:30 to 5:30pm to chat about wellbeing and have some fun.(more…)
The Active Communities project is looking to employ a Local Community Action Officer to work in and with the citizens of Shard End, Smiths Wood, Kingshurst, Fordbridge, Chelmsley Wood, Glebe Farm and Tile Cross.
Salary – £22,000 – £25,000 a year (36.5hrs a week/flexible/secondment)(more…)
We visited Meriden Adventure Playground to meet parents and children there and find out more about what they think of where they live and play.(more…)
Birmingham played a key role one hundred years ago in women gaining the vote – ‘Represent’ is a new community heritage project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund to explore the impact on the lives of Birmingham’s people now and then.
Join us for Mince Pies and a Crowd Catch Up in Handsworth. The Active Communities team would like to invite you to a festive gathering to help shape the community activity plan that has been designed to address the top issues you voted on earlier this year.
Tuesday 18th December 2018,6.00pm-7.30pm,
Play Centre attached to Handsworth Wellbeing Centre,
Holly Road, Birmingham, B20 2BY
On Friday we were next door to Planet Ice to meet Hobs Moat and Greenhill Active Communities with Solihull Council, to better understand the assets locally and listen to ideas on how we can develop happier, stronger communities and get people active. At the event itself two local people met for the first time, one having cleaned up a street after the the other, a shop manager, had their shop broken in to – a film is now planned working with Solihull College: (more…)
We met Active Communities in Smithswood at St. Clements church this week to talk about how we can help each other to build a more inclusive, active community. There were some fabulous conversations, recognition for the work already happening and some broad agreement on important issues to the people who came, in particular looking at how we share information and work more effectively together. (more…)