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Dementia Friends Information Session at The Larches Cafe

On Friday 12th June, The Larches Cafe, Coldean, will be hosting a dementia information morning from 10.30-11.30am. The session will be led by Caroline Carter from Dementia Friends, with endorsement from The Alzheimers Society. Anybody can attend the session to gain a...

Older People’s Day

9 September 2014  – Nomination forms for the Brighton and Hove Older People’s Awards 2014 will be available from tomorrow: download from this website, cutout from the Argus or contact us on 322940 if you know someone aged 50+ who deserves an award this year. Forms...

Stopover 3 residents move in

24 July 2014 – Staff, trustees and residents from Brighton and Hove City Council celebrated the opening of Stopover 3 with residents. Stopover 3 provides a last step towards living independently for young women in supported housing in Brighton and Hove.

WASP receives funding boost from Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner

16 October 2014 – PCC Katy Bourne visited WASP After School Club to present a cheque for £5,000 (which one of the children swiftly ran off with, followed by several others). Katy, who was a play worker in her early 20s, spent an hour with the children, teaching...

The Courage Award

20 October 2014  – Bernard Jordan, who caused a stir when he went to Normandy last year without letting anyone know, received the Brighton and Hove Older People’s Award for Courage last week. The judges were looking for someone who had shown extreme courage and who...

Children in Need Appeal 2014

13 November 2014 –  Latest TV visited WASP in the build-up to the 2014 Children in Need television appeal, and spoke to Garry Allan, Senior Supervisor at the After School Club, about the benefits which the funding brings to children and their families in Whitehawk....

Big Winter Warm Up!

Horsham District Council working together with Impact Initiatives are delighted to welcome all members of the community to their first “Big Winter Warm Up” at the Dingemans Centre, Shooting Fields, Steyning on Wednesday 3 December 2014. This free event will be jam...

Christmas Bonanza at the Larches Café

On Saturday 13th December, from 10am – 3.30pm, the Larches Café will be hosting the Larches Christmas Bonanza  (located at Waldron Ave, Coldean). There will be a variety of stalls (please call 01273 623472 to book a stall), homemade mince pies, mulled fruit punch,...

Whitehawk After School Project Wins Praise

4 December 2014 – See the full article on Brighton and Hove News here: http://www.brightonandhovenews.org/2014/11/25/whitehawk-after-school-project-wins-praise/36575.