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Future of community investment in the south west
18 July 2017
By: Pete Davies, Community Empowerment Manager
Making a digital difference #GOLW16
21 October 2016
Our Individual Empowerment Manager, Vicky James, brings Get Online Week to a close casting a look back at some of our accomplishments over the last year.
Keep your children safe online #GOLW16
19 October 2016
Our Individual Empowerment Manager talks about keeping your children safe online
A day in the life of our Digital Inclusion Worker #GOLW16
18 October 2016
Our Digital Inclusion Outreach Worker, Nick Cocking, blogs about what he gets up to to support residents to get online.
Celebrating Get Online Week 2016 #GOLW16
17 October 2016
Our Individual Empowerment Team Manager, Gia Hancock, blogs about how we can help residents access online services this Get Online Week.
Our “new look” Resident Engagement service
22 July 2016
We’ve been looking at ways to improve how we engage with our residents. We did a consultation by email with residents and had over 300 responses that have helped us to develop our ideas. We’ve now finalised our plan and will launch our new look Resident Engagement service on 1 October 2016.
Equalities Group raising awareness of elder abuse
15 June 2015
Our Equalities Group works hard to put the diverse needs of our residents and staff at the heart of what we do. The Group, made up of residents and staff, helps us to make sure all our customers…
Planning secured for new retirement complex and homes for people with learning difficulties in Taunton
05 February 2015
We've secured planning permission to build 66 Extra Care apartments for over 55s and 12 assisted living apartments for people with learning difficulties, at Parmin Close in Taunton.
Free Internet and computer support in Frome
10 October 2014
The Cheese & Grain is offering friendly and open IT sessions for everyone at the Computer Hub (held upstairs).
Refurbished sheltered housing scheme officially opened in Clevedon
15 August 2014
On Wednesday 13 August, we officially re-opened our sheltered housing scheme Knightstone Court in Clevedon, after extensive refurbishment work.
Community Empowerment news: Creating Active Communities in Yeovil, North Taunton and Minehead
28 July 2014
We’re leading a partnership project called ‘Creating Active Communities’ which is set to receive a share of £15 million of National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Community Sport Activation…
Our partnership to give local sport a boost in Somerset communities
11 July 2014
A project called ‘Creating Active Communities’ is set to help more local people get into sport thanks to £167,450 of National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Community Sport Activation Fund.