Dec


7

Stoke City to host Christmas Community Meal at YMCA

Stoke City Football Club is to host a special Community Meal at YMCA North Staffordshire, Monday 17 December. This Christmas will be the third time that the local football club has hosted a Community Meal at YMCA having previously hosted back in 2016 & 2017. In 2015, the first-team shot stopper and England international, Jack Butland presented YMCA with…

Nov


22

‘320,000 people homeless in Britain’

At least 320,000 people are homeless in Britain, according to research by the housing charity Shelter. The number of homeless people in the UK is soaring by a rate of more than 1,000 a month, according to new analysis which says that one in 200 Britons are currently without a permanent place to live. The new figures…

Nov


22

Diabetes is now affecting 7000 young Britons

The number of young people suffering from type two diabetes is nearly ten times higher than previously thought, new analysis reveals. Type 2 diabetes used to be virtually unknown in young people. It usually develops over the age of 40 in white Europeans, or after the age of 25 in people who are African-Caribbean, black African,…

Nov


20

Bookstart

BOOKSTART SESSIONS Family Work   Bookstart aims to promote communication and positive interaction between parent and child to support the development of early language. Sessions are delivered at Silkmore Children’s Centre, Stafford. If you would like to take part in these sessions please contact our Family Work team on 01785 252141 Session ONE: Making time for…

Nov


20

December 2018 Community Meal

Free Community Meal Hosted by Street Chaplains   Friday 7 December will see the Street Chaplains host our 52nd Free Community Meal. Community Meals take place on the first Friday of every month, bringing together different parts of the community to share food. This will be the second time the Street Chaplains have hosted a Community Meal,…