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Friday Club - Understanding Universal Credit - 1st to 22nd March 2019

If you are claiming Universal Credit but think you need some support, Our friendly and knowledgeable tutor will: guide you through using the computer to access your online account support you to understand how to use your online account to update your Universal Credit journal…

Arts, story telling and music session at Hexham Road Community Centre

Thursday 21st February 11am to 2pm Hexham Community Centre, 1a Bamburgh Close, RG2 7UD Music, art, drama, poetry and story telling.  Everyone is welcome, all ages. Tel: 07859063643 / 0118 9510279 email: info@utulivu.co.uk or info@acre-reading.org

Sunday tea dance 24th February

English Martyrs Church- in the hall Liebenrood Road Reading  2pm until 4:30pm Music, Tea, delicious sandwiches and yummie cakes Everyone is welcome!   Admission £2.50   Come along and enjoy a lively afternoon with your friends.   For more information contact Anne Morris on 07888997293…

Know This Isn't Love Campaign - Coercive Control - Launching 19 February

Coercive control is a form of domestic abuse. It can include verbal abuse,  threats of violence, control of finances, isolation from friends and family, emotional abuse and manipulation.  If you or someone you know is experiencing abusive or controlling behaviour in a relationship, don’t suffer…

Wellbeing Open Day - Thursday 28 February 2019

Start 2019 with positive thoughts about your wellbeing! There are many ways to approach physical and mental wellbeing. It doesn't all have to be about lifting huge weights and climbing mountains!! Compass Recovery College will be joined by local charities and organisations who will provide…

Well-being Newsletter Winter 2019

Information on local services and up coming events for January and February. Click here for the newsletter or download from the link on the right Newsletter includes: ReMap- voluntary engineers creating bespoke items for people with a physical disability  Click here for more information on…

Poetry Group for those with a diagnosis of dementia

Join this informal poetry group where you can hear poems and recite poems over a pub lunch. This service is for anyone living with a diagnosis of dementia and is facilitated by the Alzheimer's Society. Venue: Berkshire Arms, Midgham, Berkshire RG7 5UX Dates and times:…

2018-2019 Flu Vaccine Campaign

Reading Borough Council’s Wellbeing Team and key partners are about to commence promotion of the 2018-2019 Stay Well This Winter and Flu Vaccination Campaign and we are asking for your support to help spread the word! Why? Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread…

Healthy eating workshops run by Reading Sports & Leisure

Our workshops will give you tips for healthy eating.  Come and join! What is a balanced diet? Saturday 19 January 2019, 11:45 am til 12:45 pm Sugars, Truth or Myth? Saturday 9 March 2019, 11:45 am til 12:45 pm Venue: Meadway Sports Centre, Conwy Close,…

Do you know anyone that needs help to get online? Free drop-in sessions available

Do you know anyone that would benefit from help getting started with a computer or mobile device? Or perhaps you would like to learn how to do more? Although we are in an age where it seems that everyone is using new technology, there are…
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