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WBC Children’s Services workshop and consultation

Wandsworth Council Children’s Services Workshop on 9th Feb and questionnaire Andrea McDermott of Wandsworth Council would like to alert you to the following: Workshop: what next in WBC Children’s Services Wandsworth Care Alliance is hosting an online workshop on behalf of Wandsworth Council for those providing services for children  at 2-4.30pm on Tuesday 9th February. It aims to […]

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South London Listens: Covid mental health consultation

SOUTH LONDON LISTENS Consultation on mental health priorities in the pandemic by the South West London and St George’s Mental Health Trust (SWLSTG) Good mental health is vital to us all, especially during the pandemic. Our local mental health trust, SWLSTG. is keen to find out about the impact that the Covid crisis has had on […]

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Fishponds Fields opened to all in lockdown

Fishponds Playing Fields open to all 8am-4pm every day during lockdown Hebdon Road, SW17 7NW It’s great news that Wandsworth Council has announced the reopening of Fishponds Playing Fields to the public during lockdown. https://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/news/news-january-2021/local-residents-can-use-fishponds-playing-fields-to-exercise/ This will give local residents badly needed access to open space, and bring big benefits to health and well being. Access is needed […]

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Balham Mosque/ TIC webinar on Covid vaccination 2pm Sat 30 Jan

THE COVID VACCINE Webinar at Balham Mosque/ Tooting Islamic centre 2pm Saturday 30th January Accurate information about Covid vaccination is vital for us all. Balham Mosque/ Tooting Islamic Centre invite everyone to a webinar at 2pm on Saturday 30th January. Local NHS leaders will take part as well as national health experts. You’ll be able to […]

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Spare laptop? Naz Bhokari Foundation appeal to support remote learning

Naz Legacy Foundation appeal for laptops for remote learning Could you donate a laptop you no longer need? Sajidah Patel of the Naz Legacy Foundation asks you to support their appeal for laptops for children whose families can’t provide kit for remote learning. If you have a laptop or tablet you no longer need, Sajidah would love […]

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Furzedown Unlocked’: celebrating Furzedown in film

FURZEDOWN UNLOCKED A portrait in film to celebrate Furzedown and greet the New Year https://vimeo.com/495254816  Furzedown has a great community spirit, shown in the Furzedown Community Network, the annual Furzedown Festival and the practical help given to those in need during the covid crisis https://furzedown.net/ After lockdown got underway last spring, a group of Furzedown people got together to create a short film to celebrate its character […]

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A2ndvoice (parents’ autism support group) online event 9.30am 18th December

    A2ndvoice online coffee morning 9.30am 18th December Information sessions for parents with children on the autistic spectrum Local charity A2ndvoice, led by Venessa Bobb, does fantastic work supporting families with children on the autistic spectrum. Working with a range of partners, they organise talks, events and training for parents and help them access the […]

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The Scrapstore is open!

THE SCRAPSTORE IS OPEN! Work and Play Scrapstore Hazelhurst Estate 13 Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0DA Despite Tier 3, the Scrapstore stays open and continues to offer its superb resources to the community. Scrapstore collects scrap and waste from green-minded businesses in order to protect the environment and to benefit the community. Members find a treasure […]

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Thrale Charity grants 2020/21 open

    Thrale Almshouses Charity grants 2020/21 open Funding opportunity for groups in Tooting and Balham The Thrale Charity have just opened their grant programme for 2020/21. Applications need to be in by 11 January 2021. This year Thrale are specifically focusing on organisations helping with the impact of COVID – whether they are helping to promote health […]

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Zoom link for Tooting Works! launch video

If you can’t come to the Tooting Works! launch event on 10th December, here’s the zoom link to the launch video 89 Bickersteth Road, Tooting SW17 9SH All are invited to the drop in launch event and party 4-6pm on Thursday 10th December. If you can’t come, watch the launch video available from 4pm on:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88006285737?pwd=WUE0SzgyZGp3b29TbzRBSDJCRGZ4dz09 Please note the […]

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