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ANNOUNCEMENT:  Brook Green, Charecroft Hall, Edward Woods, Flora Gardens, Masbro and White City Community Centres

At the moment the Centres are working towards  a gradual re-opening during September, October and November. In the meantime, if you need food, or if you know of a family or elderly/vulnerable person,  who needs food, you can collect a food parcel from the following centres.

Edward Woods Community Centre Tuesdays 3pm to 4pm
Masbro Centre Tuesdays 3pm to 4pm
White City Community Centre 12.30 to 1.30pm

During the Covid 19 pandemic we are investing in our Centres with a new art room and flooring in the classrooms at Masbro. A new boiler and solar panels are on their way at Edward Woods. A facelift to the Brook green garden as our Nurseries merge together on this site with September term the planned start date for this service.

For further information contact our Centres (listed further below).

For a September Nursery place, please  email  monika@upg.org.uk

 

Cultural Flavours Food Distribution Launch

Masbro UPG  together with the the Lido Foundation and Nubian Life, launched the  Cultural Flavours Food Distribution Partnership. We now provide Caribbean and Halal food choice options in our food distribution service at White City Community Centre.

This is funded by London Community Response. Guests at the launch included Andy Slaughter, MP for Hammersmith Cllr Colin Aherne - Ward Councillor for Wormholt White City Ward Liban Muse, Chief Executive of Lido Foundation.

Liban Muse, Lido Foundation and Andy Slaughter, MP for Hammersmith

FOOD DONATIONS: Would you like to make a food donation to Cultural Flavours to help in providing meals for our community? Nubian Life has Food Drop Mondays between 10am and 4pm. 50 Elerslie Road. Lond W12 3BW    For more info click --> here

Masbro Youth Club brings food to vulnerable households on Springvale estate

Covid-19 update

Although some of our regular services are not available due to the health crisis, Masbro is still here serving our community. Spotlight on MYC!

Masbro Centre Activities and Events

Week Sept 21st - Sept 25th

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Monday 21 Sept PILATES - Addison Community Champions -Zoom Session 2PM Please contact us by email or text if you haven't received your invite to join the sessions or if you need help to download and use Zoom: nieves@upg.org.uk, 07926 056 446 barbara@upg.org.uk, 07921 404 873
Monday 21 Sept *NEW DAILY UPG Employment Services Daily Zoom Sessions Call or email to book For more information/to book a place contact Nina Dova on +44 7712 527359 or email nina@upg.org.uk
Tuesdays Fortnightly *Check for dates* CPHC Coffee Morning - Zoom Zession 10AM The Confident Parent Happy Child Project is hosting a fortnightly Coffee Morning via Zoom for parents/carers living in Hammersmith and Fulham. FORTNIGHTLY DATES: To book your place contact Ushma on 07713 077565 - ushma@upg.org.uk or Seetal on 07732 681739 - seetal@upg.org.uk
Tuesday 22 Sept ZUMBA Women Only - Addison Community Champions - Zoom Session 11AM Please contact us by email or text if you haven't received your invite to join the sessions or if you need help to download and use Zoom: nieves@upg.org.uk, 07926 056 446 barbara@upg.org.uk, 07921 404 873
Tuesdays . See Elders Project page for our Autumn Programme or contact Tina on 07738789 427 Elders Tea Club Zoom sessions 2PM NEW session dates See Elders Project page or contact Tina --- A friendly space to meet and chat with different topics to explore each week. New Special Guest speakers will be invited along each week, exercise sessions, quizzes and more. Please contact Tina via email to receive the latest programme and your personal invitation to join the zoom session: tina@upg.org.uk or telephone: 07738789 427
*NEW* Tuesday 22 Sept Hatha Yoga Class with Azra 6.30pm - 7.45pm Join Azra every Tuesday. Classes are £9. Phone 077 2454 7307 for more info. A yoga class described as ‘Hatha’ will typically involve a set of physical postures (yoga poses) and breathing techniques, practised more slowly and with more static posture holds.
Wednesday 23 Sept COFFEE MORNING - Addison Community Champions - Zoom Session 11AM Please contact us by email or text if you haven't received your invite to join the sessions or if you need help to download and use Zoom: nieves@upg.org.uk, 07926 056 446 barbara@upg.org.uk, 07921 404 873
Wednesday 23 Sept ** NEW** Will’s Theatre Workshops 2PM Will Hudson is a drama practitioner specialising in community theatre, inviting you to share scripts, poetry and music and your own unique stories! Will is going to be bringing along some of his creative friends to join in the sessions – so watch this space! Please contact Tina via email to receive your personal invitation to join the zoom session: tina@upg.org.uk or telephone: 07738789 427
Thursday 24 Sept PILATES WITH ALDA STRETCH EXERCISE CLASS 11AM Pilates is a gentle exercise method which will help you to strengthen your core muscles, encourage flexibility and improve balance and coordination. Please contact Tina via email to receive your personal invitation to join the zoom session: tina@upg.org.uk or telephone: 0773 8789 427
Thursday 24 Sept SHARED READING Addison Community Champions Zoom Session 11 AM Please contact us by email or text if you haven't received your invite to join the sessions or if you need help to download and use Zoom: nieves@upg.org.uk, 07926 056 446 barbara@upg.org.uk, 07921 404 873
Thursday 24 Sept MASBRO YOGA - Zoom session 6PM – 7:15PM General level Hatha Yoga. Beginner’s welcome. Please contact Azra for registration and info. Email azrasabados23@gmail.com
Friday 25 Sept PARENTS AND BABIES KEEP FIT - Addison Community Champions - Zoom Session 11AM Addison Community Champions Please contact us by email or text if you haven't received your invite to join the sessions or if you need help to download and use Zoom: nieves@upg.org.uk, 07926 056 446 barbara@upg.org.uk, 07921 404 873

Keep Calm, Stay Safe and Support Our Community

Support is available. Please see our contact information below. Someone will get back to you.

 

Masbro Centre
87 Masbro Rd
W14 0LR
Tel: 020 7605 0800
info@upg.org.uk

 

Edward Woods
Community Centre
60-70 Norland Rd
W11 4TX
Tel: 020 7603 2324

 

Flora Gardens
Children’s Centre
Dalling Rd
W6 0UD
Tel: 020 8741 7892

 

White City Community Centre
India Way
W12  7QT
Tel: 020 743 4545

 

Charecroft Community &
Maternity Champions
Charecroft Hall,
Rockley Rd
W12 8PQ
Tel: 07921 404873

More helpful Information here. Updates to follow.

Whilst the Masbro Centre is closed the
services are still operating. We have fantastic online resources for you to use during this difficult time so you don’t feel completely isolated. For more information contact the numbers adjacent and stay connected!

Youth Club: 07525 815251
Elders Project: 07738789 427
Confident Parent Happy Child: 07732 681739
Children's Centres: 07803 204849
All Other Enquiries: 0207 605 0800

How do I help my community?

Covid-19 Mutual Aid UK

In response to the government’s call out for volunteers-

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Remember that there are people in our communities who might want to participate in mutual aid without providing the sort of identification documents that are necessary to engage with the government’s scheme, particularly during a time of uncertainty regarding the extent of policing we are likely to see in our communities.

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There are also situations where people seeking help may not feel comfortable or safe accessing government support, but would feel happy receiving support from ordinary people in their communities.

We encourage local groups to keep organising independently from government structures, continuing to follow rigorous hygiene and safeguarding practice and to communicate between each-other to learn and develop community solidarity structures during a time of very uneven support from official bodies.

To find your local mutual aid group, go here

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