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Join our new book club!

Join our new book club!

This month we’re excited about our new book club , open to mature readers who love to talk about books! The first book will be “Call me by your Name” (which has also been made into a feature film). Contact Kate or us if you’d like to know more!

Winter Wellbeing 2022

Winter Wellbeing 2022

We are delighted to have partaken in a Winter Well Being distribution round to older members of our community. Essentially equipping them with a cozy Dreamscene thermal fleece and vital guidance from the NHS. We look forward to gathering some feedback that will keep us with vital information on keeping warm in anticipation of the… Continue Reading

Volunteer Grad Follow up!

Volunteer Grad Follow up!

We are delighted to have recently assisted two current university graduates following their volunteering with Levenshulme Good Neighbours. We love working with energetic, driven and committed students and thus were able to participate in our ex-volunteers professional development through letters of recommendations and referrals. Thus, we are proud of both Ferggy and Laura who will… Continue Reading

Christmas presents and thanks!

Christmas presents and thanks!

This week we’ve been wrapping presents for our service users, and we have some big thank you’s to say!! Firstly to Levenshulme @Asda for donating some lovely Christmas mince pies and biscuits for our hampers this year. These presents are going to older people supported by LGN in our community, to let them know they… Continue Reading

Thank You Cibus!

Thank You Cibus!

Today we’d like to say a HUGE thank you to the Giorgio and the team & customers at Cibus Pizza . During the soft launch of their new restaurant in Levenshulme, they asked customers to donate to LGN, instead of paying for their meals and drinks. They raised well over £600 for us – which… Continue Reading

Introducing Activity Tuesdays!

Introducing Activity Tuesdays!

It’s been a long couple of year, but with restrictions easing we’re delighted to announce that LGN will be running activities on a Tuesday at the Inspire Centre. Created in partnership with the Inspired Taskforce, community members ages 55+ can get their boogie on with Chair Exercise class, have a natter at Luncheon Club, or… Continue Reading

Digital Inclusion

This month we partnered with Debdale Bowling and helped distribute laptops to older people. This is part of our Digital Inclusion project – to help older people stay connected and able to access information online. We also have a computer buddies class every Tuesday which is open to anyone aged 55+, which offers a supportive… Continue Reading

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