A guest post from Healthwatch Barnet This week, 10 – 16 May, is Dying Matters Awareness Week, a chance for us all to come together and open up the conversation around death, dying and bereavement. Thanks to one of our Healthwatch volunteers for explaining why it’s so important. I’m a very practical person and [...]
We’re committed to creating a better Barnet for all those who live and work in the Borough, so we have signed up to the Barnet Voluntary Sector Manifesto. Lead by Barnet Together, and developed over several months and with the involvement of seventeen community organisations from across Barnet including Barnet Carers and Barnet Multi-Faith Forum, [...]
Do you have an idea for a new start-up, product or service? Or an idea for a social enterprise that will have a positive impact? Are you running a business that’s less than two years old that needs an extra boost? Take part in the Barnet Enterprise Competition and have the opportunity to: Attend online [...]
Age UK Barnet challenges Barnet residents to try something new this Dementia Action Week (17-23 May 2021) Age UK Barnet challenges Barnet residents to try something new this Dementia Action Week (17-23 May 2021) ✔ Virtual launch event - Monday 17 May (11am-12noon) ✔ Timetable of activities throughout the week! Dementia Action Week is a national event that [...]
The safety and peace of mind of our residents are our top priority, and following recent extensive 3rd party tests at Clare Point, Norden Point and Whychcote Point we will be removing the cladding from these blocks to ensure additional safety for our residents until the blocks are vacated in 2024. Works to remove the cladding [...]
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As part of their social value commitments, our contractor Wates, and the charity The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) planted 50 trees across our sheltered schemes and Your Choice Barnet services’ gardens as well as other green spaces in Barnet. While construction produces detrimental CO2 for our environment, the tree planting initiative aims to combat this. It [...]
It’s been a tough year for all of us and we want to find out: how Covid has impacted your household how we can support you to find work or training about your digital support needs how we can help young jobseekers Click here to take the survey.