Womanuel Project: Week 7

July 31, 2018

Last week was the first of the Womanuel Group sessions following the six week block of activities with Non Such. Over the Summer, the Wellbeing and Support Team will be delivering the weekly sessions, with an activity programme discussed and devised by service users and staff. To start the summer sessions, as a group, the […]

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Womanuel Project: Week 6

July 17, 2018

For the final week of the six-week Womanuel project with Nonsuch, service users, facilitators and staff had a celebratory session at Emmanuel House Support Centre. To get everyone warmed up, the session started with a selection of movement and word games. This included ‘pass the clap’ along with a communication game where pairs sat with […]

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Welcome Buddy Co-Production launch

July 17, 2018

After completing three weeks of training, a group of Service Users have today started their new roles as Welcome Buddies. Following any new arrival’s assessment triage, they will be introduced to the Welcome Buddies. Here, they’ll receive a warm welcome along with information about the day-to-day running of the Support Centre. Our Welcome Buddies will […]

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Womanuel Project: Week 5

July 11, 2018

For week five of the Womanuel project, service users, facilitators and staff built on the previous week’s topic of positivity. Now in their fifth week, it is great to see the group grow in confidence and service users are beginning to feel comfortable with the structure and content of the sessions. As in the past, […]

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The start of a Brew-tea-ful partnership with Bird and Blend Tea Co.

July 5, 2018

Emmanuel House is delighted to announce we have been chosen as Bird and Blend Tea Co.’s ChariTEA partner for July – September. This means that all the profit made from the sale of their ChariTEA, Vicky’s Sponge Cake, will be donated to Emmanuel House. Born in a backroom in Nottingham but now based in Brighton, […]

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Womanuel Project: Week 4

July 4, 2018

For week four of the Womanuel project, service users, facilitators and staff explored positivity. Below, one of the staff members talks us through the session and its success: To start the session, we began with group drama-based activities, including dance, passing the ball and sharing a positive from everyone’s week. This gave everyone the opportunity […]

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