We have plenty of opportunities for you to connect with other people, share your interests and make friends - putting in place the building blocks for a strong community!
Wellspring Settlement Food Club is a partnership with Family Action and FareShare.
It costs £1 per year to become a member. Once you’ve joined, you can purchase a box of tasty food items every week worth approx. £10-£15 for just £3.50.
To become a member you must live or work within approximately 15 minutes of the club.
Box contents are different every week, but usually contain a good variety of fresh fruits and vegetables and a selection of fridge, freezer and store cupboard items. Halal, vegan and vegetarian options are available.
The Food Club also offers lots of other ways to get involved, have fun and connect through food:
- a lending library of cooking equipment and books
- gardening club growing food onsite
- cooking club
- social events
- advice and guidance in reducing food waste
- recipe sharing
- volunteering opportunities.
Older People’s Work
We have a growing calendar of activities for you to get involved in, whether it’s a coffee and a chat, a walk around the local area with new friends, a gardening group, or any other ideas have for activities you'd like to see running in the community. Please give us a call to find out more.
Pop in to our Eatwell Café for a home cooked meal, hot drink, or to have a chat with our community engagement team. They're always keen to chat about any ideas you might have for activities you'd like to see in the area, and have loads of information about what's already going on at Wellspring Settlement, and our advice and support services.
There will be a choice of healthy, hot, home-cooked food, jacket potatoes, hot drinks and healthy desserts, all pay what you feel!
The café also offers space to sit and socialise, a children's corner, somewhere to charge mobile phones and access the internet, advice and information leaflets, and routes into our other services.
The café is open on Tuesdays from 10.30am to 12.30pm and Thursdays from 11.00am to 1.30pm.
Community Engagement Team
Our new community engagement team will be out and about, getting to know the local community, developing a menu of activities events and workshops for you to get involved in, and working with local people to develop their ideas about what they would like to see going on in the area.