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You’re having a laugh…!

We celebrated this April Fool’s Day  with a very apt visit from the Laughter Clinic. Hosted by Robin Graham from Feel Good Communities, the workshop discussed the benefits and therapeutic nature of laughter, and gave us time to reflect on what makes us laugh. Did you know, simply because our physiology changes when we laugh,… Continue Reading

Noah’s A.R.T Animal therapy!

On the 22nd of October Levenshulme Good Neighbours hosted the wonderful Noah’s A.R.T group at the inspire centre. The aim was to enrich the lives of the older people we support by organising a session with their wonderful therapy animals. Interacting with animals in this way has proven to reduce stress and improve mental wellbeing… Continue Reading

Peace Concert, Levenshulme

A HUGE shout to our Levenshulme locals within LGN who made it to the Peace Concert on the 21st of September! It was a pleasure to see a range of songs and singing from all ages and backgrounds. The night ended on a super positive note as we could feel the strength of the last… Continue Reading

Befriending Story – Louise

  Hear some first hand experience from one of our fantastic befrienders! I joined Levenshulme Good Neighbours when I moved to Levenshulme earlier in the year. I was new to the area, with no roots here and wanted a constructive way to use my time while settling into life in Manchester. I was paired with… Continue Reading

A Big Thanks to Summer of Lev!

  We’re always humbled by the support we receive from the local community in Levenshulme, and this summer has been no exception. This July the Klondyke hosted another successful Summer of Lev weekend; a two day arts festival which raised money for Levenshulme Good Neighbours and The Circus House. The weather was glorious (mostly!) and the entertainment… Continue Reading

Job Opportunity: Coordinator Role Available

  Coordinator Role  Levenshulme Good Neighbours is a registered charity that works with volunteers to offer practical, social and emotional support to over 300 older people living in the Levenshulme area of Manchester. We are looking for a compassionate and dedicated coordinator to manage the service and ensure we can continue benefiting our community for… Continue Reading

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