Moving Forward a 3 year lottery funded community project based on Westlands. The project has a number of key areas and will be focusing on:
Community Hub. Drop in centre in Westland’s Hall offering advice and guidance, adult learning, volunteering, careers advice, health and wellbeing and signposting to other organisations.
Supporting Your Community. Residents have told us they want to be more involved with groups and activities running from the hall or on the estate. We can help set up a new group, develop ideas, managing volunteers, fundraising and applying for grants.
Training for Young People. If you need help with getting some qualifications or need advice on your future drop in to see us. We can help with supporting young people in school from year 7 to 11, Maths and English qualifications, employability skills, work experience, short course and mentoring.
DATES FOR THE DIARY
Moving Forward Coffee Mornings.
Wednesdays in the Forum/ Moving Forward room.
9.00am – 11.00am.
Come along, say hello, meet the team and find out more about the Moving Forward Project.
Fortis Living Open House Breakfast Mornings. Westlands Hall.
(Term time only) Mondays 8:45am—10:15am
Drop in for a chat and support, children welcome. Be part of your community.
Maths and English courses
Do you need to work on your Maths, English and employability skills? Why not join us for functional skills.
We run a drop in centre for residents in Westlands Communtiy Hall offering advice and guidance on a range of issues which affect residents.
If you need help with getting some qualifications or need some advice on your future just drop in and see us.
Residents have told us they want to be involved with more groups and activities running from the hall or on the estate.
Nikki, Lynne & Charly
Nikki, Lynne & Charly are based in Westlands Community Hall.
Lynne Duffy (Project Manager) Lynne has been active in the local community for the last 12 years. ‘I am passionate about the education and outcomes for young people.’
Nikki (Project Administrator) Nikki has several years experience working with local community projects. ‘I am very excited about the Moving Forward Project and look forward to working with the Westlands Community.’
Charly (Project Administrator) Charly is keen on supporting the youth and has experience of working with youth services in previous roles. ‘I looking forward to assisting in creating a vibrant hub for the community.’
Westlands Community Hall