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A brand new drop in for morning hot drinks or light lunch served in friendly company. A safe place where people like to listen and support each other and share helpful local information.
A member of the national Places of Welcome network, we opened for the first time on Friday 12th November.
The Parish Hall, Church Lane, Nantwich, CW5 5RG.
There are 4 sessions this November/December open to all in Cheshire East, and then there is a second opportunity for us in Nantwich and Rural in the New Year.Carers Wellbeing Programme poster 2021
You can email the organisers at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bingo every Thursday evening.
There is a social night on the last Tuesday of the month too now!
On Tuesday 7th December there is the Shrewsbury Coach Trip.
Please contact Felix for more information on 01270 781177.
Tea At The Tower is a great way to make new friends and you can now purchase your Christmas Concert ticket too!
…..and the monthly Acton Walk is happening again too, next up on 5th December, then 9th January and the 6th of February. Please meet at the Church at 12:45.
For further details please see this page.
For further information on Me Again please visit our website.
Evidence suggests there are 5 steps you can take to improve your mental health and wellbeing. Trying these 5 Steps outlined on this link, following the suggested do’s and don’ts could help you feel more positive.
Let’s take two of these 5 steps…and highlight NEW opportunities you might like to pursue locally…..
1. CONNECT WITH OTHER PEOPLE – Join the Happiness Hub that meets in Nantwich :Nantwich Buddies – Weekly Social Group 2021
Meet like-minded people with a shared interest in promoting happiness and wellbeing. We’re a strong believer that being a part of any community group is in itself great for your wellbeing. Meets every Tuesday evening 8:00 – 9:30 at The Granary Arts Café in Nantwich, please do register here to come along.
2. LEARN NEW SKILLS – Crewe and Nantwich u3a has an incredible amount going on to “learn, laugh and live” about, all included in its membership.
Please click here for the full list of activities, SHOWN BY DAY OF THE WEEK, with current vacancies.
ALSO UNDER LEARNING NEW SKILLS – Age UK Cheshire is supporting you to access the internet via its “Connect All” Programme. Please see the video below for how they can help :
If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, please get in touch with Amy on 01606 720 431.
For more information click here for the Age UK Cheshire page.
Their Exercise Referral Programme is available again.
Our timetabled Boat Service operates from April 2022 every weekend and bank holiday, shuttling between Audlem and Overwater Marina…..
Please find out more about the service here and join us in the Spring.
Since its inception the Audlem Lass has carried more than 4000 passengers raising money for the RNLI.
Our sister ship is the Wheelyboat and in October 2021 we were awarded the Queen’s Award For Voluntary Service. For more information on the Wheelyboat and Wheelybus please click on the image below…
Why not try…Nantwich Library Morning Story and Tea
..OR…..Nantwich Library Drink and Draw
Nantwich - Library coffee morning
Please click on this link for all the very latest going on at Nantwich Library.
….On 13th November there were 238 runners.
It’s the social side that everyone mentions, as much as the physical element, that results in improved health. For all the details you need please go to the Crewe Park Run page.
There are also volunteering opportunities if you would like to be involved.
Our cafe is open Mon-Thu!! For more details of the Wingate Centre please click here.
Stand Strong is aimed at those aged 65+ where you answer yes to any of the following :
If you think you could benefit from our free support and you are able to join us in Nantwich, then please do sign up to find out more about increasing your balance, strength, mobility and posture.
Please note that you must attend an initial assessment with one of our health coaches before joining Kate for her classes. To book an initial assessment, call 0808 1643 202 or fill in this brief online form.
A brand new local bus service that is driven by you and software, not timetables!
£2 for under 16’s and concessionary pass holders…..have 5 journeys and the 6th is FREE!!
If you’re a young person living in Cheshire East, including Nantwich and Rural, there’s lots of mental wellbeing support immediately available for you.
Taken in turn and in more detail from this link :
For full ChatHealth service details please visit the ChatHealth page.
KOOTH.COM is a free, anonymous, confidential, safe, online wellbeing service offering counselling, live chat, information and forums for children and young people. Access is 365 days a year to counsellors who are available from: 12 noon-10pm Monday- Friday, and 6pm-10pm Saturday and Sunday.
If you need urgent support for your mental health, please call the mental health helpline on 0800 145 6485 and our dedicated local staff will support you to access the help you need.
The phone line is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is open to people of all ages – including children and young people.
Nick has been brilliant in giving consent for his story and experience of Mentell to be shared with you here.
Until our new Circle meets in person you can join Mentell immediately via their online Circle that meets every Monday evening.
We will update news on our Community Mentell Circle in the coming weeks.
Please click on this link for details of mental health projects, physical activities, and counselling (coming soon…)
Your GP Practice in Nantwich and Rural can refer you to our Specialist, Deb Cartlidge, who can provide expert advice for you when looking after a loved one requires 24-hour supervision.
Cheshire East Carers Hub has released its Autumn 2021 Newsletter, a comprehensive 36-page round-up of carer news and local sources of support available :10th_Cheshire_East_Newsletter_Autumn_2021_V3
Please note the above newsletter has been designed with 2 pages at a time shown together in landscape, so it might be better viewed by clicking here.
This video (from Liverpool) illustrates what a social prescription is :
For further information please visit our Social Prescription page.
This project has taken a lot of planning over many, many months but we are very excited to announce that it is all systems go!! The raised beds, shed, polytunnel and shelter are next on the 110ft x 27ft plot. We have become a full Community Interest Company (CIC).
You can join in with the Community Garden by making an appointment with the Social Prescriber at your GP Practice.
Please scroll to page 2 of the document above to see how they can support people with accessing services.
— NHS Cheshire CCG (@CheshireCCG) June 4, 2021