News and events

Marcus Garvey Birthday

MARCUS MOSIAH GARVEY JR was born on 17 August 1887, St.Ann's Bay in Jamaica. Marcus Garvey was a Jamaican political activist, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator. He was the founder and first...

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Sapphire Project features in Heartbeat Hospital Magazine

Great News Our Sapphire service run in conjunction with Agewell and which operates in hospitals and the local community has been featured in the Hospital Heartbeat magazine. Open link below - See page...

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Community Infrastructure Levy

Community Infrastructure Levy | Public Consultation | Sandwell Council Please can you help us by supporting our grant application to enable us to fit shutters to external doors to make it harder for burglars...

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New Trustees

Welcome to our New Trustees We are delighted to welcome two new trustees Avril Grant and Ashley Bertie. who after serving a period on the board as regular members both have been through the induction period...

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ISO 9001 Re-Certification

Good News! We recently underwent our yearly External Audit for ISO 9001 Management Systems and we were successful in gaining recommendation for approval. The staff worked very hard on the 2 day re-certification,...

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Simeon Roberts

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Mr Simeon Roberts who was a long time member of our day service. Simeon formed a close friendship with Garth Roye (RIP) and they always came to the...

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Mrs Victoria Cameron

Mrs Victoria Cameron was finally laid to rest earlier this month The wife of our Secretary Clarence Cameron she was always encouraging of the caring work we did after her own long career in the NHS . She...

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Happy Windrush Day

Happy Windrush Day remembering the landing at Tilbury Docks on 22nd June 1948 of the SS Windrush that carried just under 500 people from the Caribbean to mark the start of modern migration from the Caribbean...

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BAME News

The figure comes in a report by Voice4Change England and Acevo, based on a survey of 500 peopleTHIRDSECTOR.CO.UK70% of BAME charity staff 'have experienced or heard of racism in sector'The figure comes...

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Marcus Garvey Death

On the 10th June 1940 the Jamaican political activist, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr. passed away. Born - 17th August 1887 - Died 10 June 1940 (Aged 52) Marcus...

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Fundraising Regulator

We are pleased to announce that we are now signed up to the Fundraising Regulator who gives guidance on quality fundraising practices and supplies tools to help us make it it happen . We are updating our...

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