Entries by Richard Weekes

Cassandra Centre and A.S.K.I. partner up for Free Meals Service

Cassandra Centre has partnered with Advice Support Knowledge Information (A.S.K.I.)  who were established in 2012.  We have come together to coordinate the free meals delivery service to the elderly, vulnerable and self-isolating senior members of the community until this service ends in June 2020.  A.S.K.I supports and signposts individuals who face barriers to inclusion, who […]

Free Meals Delivery Service

Free Meals during the COVID-19 pandemic During the COVID-19 pandemic Cassandra Centre has been offering a free meals delivery service to the elderly, vulnerable, and self-isolating adults living within the Norbury and Pollard Hill areas and in Wandsworth and Lambeth too. We’d like you to let us know if you have a family elder, an […]

Online Chair-based Dance programme

Hannah Ruth is a dance instructor and she’s been asked to produce a six-week online chair-based dance programme by A.S.K.I, for senior members of the community to help keep them fit while they’re at home during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. The classes have been choreographed for those who require seated exercise and so far there […]

Free Meals delivery Service

During the COVID 19 period each Thursday in April and in addition to our regular services, we are offering a free meal delivery service to elderly, vulnerable, disabled and people who are self-isolated. These are individuals and who live within the Croydon, Norbury or Pollard Hill, Wandsworth and Lambeth areas. We have so far delivered […]

Wednesday Coffee Mornings

We’re pleased to let you know that our popular coffee morning sessions are back on Wednesdays.  Restarting on Wednesday 2 October from 10 am to 12 noon we’ll be running them every Wednesday.  So if you came before, we’d love to see you again and this time why not bring a friend along with you.  […]

Open Ladies Discussion Group, “Break the Silence”

On the last Friday of the month at Cassandra Centre in Norbury, London SW16 there’s an Open Ladies Discussion Group called, “Break the Silence” where young women aged 18 plus, and older women too, meet up to discuss and share their experiences around Domestic Violence and Abuse.  The group was set up in July 2019 […]

Cassandra Centre’s new Lunch Club

Our next Lunch Club will be taking place once again at Harlow Hall, Stanford Road, Norbury SW16 on Friday 30th August at 2.00 pm.  Local elderly residents and other family members and their friends are welcome to attend to enjoy a meal, a chat with friends and other familiar faces. We plan to have a […]

Monthly Men’s Focus Group

On the first Wednesday of the month at Cassandra Centre in Norbury, we hold a monthly Men’s Health and Well-Being Focus Group for males aged 18 years + where individuals get a chance to meet and discuss specific issues that need talking about.  Participants can analyse their thoughts and feelings and get help or advice […]