Broomwood: What’s On?

What’s On at Broomwood Wellbeing Centre

 

If you would like to join in any of the activities, but feel a bit unsure, just pop in or contact us and one of our friendly colleagues will meet and introduce you.

Please do not hesitate to contact the centre if you are interested in running an activity in the centre. You can contact us on 0161 980 0720 or email emma@bluesci.org.uk or andrew.hodson@bluesci.org.uk

Activities going on in the centre (no need to book – just turn up)

DayTimeActivity
Monday10.am – 11.pmDance from around the world - we invite you and your friends to join us and have fun with our free dance classes with Filiz – Women only. For any more information get in touch with Sol at multiculturalwomensgroup@gmail.com
Mondays12am - 1pmUkulele Group – Face-to-Face. For first time players up to experts! No uke required, no need to book – just come along! If you have any queries contact the centre on 0161 980 0720. or contact: enquiries@seedstudios.org
Monday 12:30pm–2:30pm 5 Ways to Wellbeing group -– Learn- self care techniques, ways to manage your mental health and wellbeing, Take Notice- learning meditation and relaxation to feel more connected with the present and world around you, Be Active- take part in short walks in the local area and learn to be mindful while walking in nature, Connect- to others in the group, making new friends and building confidence talking to others, Give Back- share your experience with the group, help shape the activities you do each week by sharing ideas..
Mondays5pm – 8pmTaekwondo – sessions for kids and adults and teens. Taekwondo is a Korean Olympic Sport and popular martial art: learn exciting kicking and striking techniques, improve fitness, and build confidence. Kids £4 per session, adults and teens £5,but the first taster session is free so drop in! Family discounts are available. For more information contact Jason on 07738497319, or visit www.jmtaekwondo.co.uk.
Monday 6pm - 8pm Foundation 92 is delighted along with its partners, to reveal its full schedule of free community multi-sports sessions across Greater Manchester!
With the easing of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions and Government guidelines, the Foundation has been able to resume its free-to-access sports programmes in the heart of your local community. Sessions are open for anyone to attend, no need to pre-book unless otherwise stated. Ages 7-11 / 12-16
For the most up to date information, message @Foundation92 on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram or email matt.agnew@foundation92.co.uk. www.salfordcityfc.co.uk/foundation-92/
Tuesdays11.00.am – 1pmGuitar for beginners – if you would like to learn to play the guitar, or jam along with friends, come along and join Phil at Seed Studios. No experience needed or own guitar required! Sessions are free of charge. Contact: enquiries@seedstudios.org
Tuesdays1.30pm-3pmDirections for men support group For more information 0161 980 0720
Tuesdays4.30pm – 5.30pmKids Football - Informal drop-in sessions guided by coaches from Altrincham FC In The Community. Contact 0161 928 1045 or community@altrinchamfootballclub.co.uk for more information.
Tuesdays5.30pm - 9 pm Fitness and Football  - Fitness Feats call 07762 312528 for more info or email fitnessfeats19@gmail.com
Wednesday11am – 1.30pmThe Bread and Butter Thing is at Broomwood Wellbeing Centre every Wednesday afternoon, providing weekly groceries at a low price. Click here to find out how to register (link to https://bluesci.org.uk/broomwood/bread-and-butter-thing/) You are always welcome to try your hand at volunteering to help get the food packed and handed out – it’s a great way to get active, he;p out your local community and have some fun with new friends. Simply come along to the centre at 11am on a Wednesday, or call us on 0161 980 0720 to have a chat!
Wednesday10am - 12mdChurch of God Every wednesday morning at 10 am
Wednesday1pm - 3pm Genealogy Group For more information 0161 980 0720
Wednesday1.30pm - 3.30pm Knitting group every wednesday come and knit and chat with friends. all welcome.
Wednesday4.30pm – 5.30pmKids Football - Informal drop-in sessions guided by coaches from Altrincham FC In The Community. Contact 0161 928 1045 or community@altrinchamfootballclub.co.uk for more information.
Wednesday7pm - 8pm Funfit. - Raise your heart rate and happiness at the same time! Fun Fit is the fitness class for ‘every body’. No pressure, no judgement, just have a great time and get ready to MOVE! We work on boosting your strength, stamina and positivity with a variety of exercises to suit all levels from beginner to advanced. Let go of your inhibitions and make new fitness friends. Fun for the whole family! A high energy workout suitable for all ages, you’ll find yourself a pro at dodge ball, stuck-in-the-mud and boxing by the time you leave, bursting with renewed energy and great memories.
Thursday9am-10amWalking Football. Open to all ages, genders and abilities. Organised by Altrincham football club. £3.00 per session. For more information call AFC on 0161 928 1045 no need to book, just come along.
Thursday10.00am-12md Free Esol Classes Are you an english language learner looking to improve you english skills for more info contact Sol Diaz on esolskillsgm@gmail.com.
Thursday10.30am-2:30pmTrafford Choices Community café come and support Trafford choices and enjoy some freshly made meals and treats..
Thursday11:00am-12.00pmA Brew and a Chat Join us for a tea or a coffee and a chat – every Thursday at 11:00am. You’re always welcome whether you’re having a good day or a rough one. Completely free and open to all. We’re having to limit numbers so please book ahead if you can by calling 0161 980 0720 or emailing emma@bluesci.org.uk.
Thursday12md-2pmUkulele Group – Face-to-Face. For first time players up to experts! No uke required, no need to book – just come along! If you have any queries contact the centre on 0161 980 0720. Contact: enquiries@seedstudios.org
Thursday12md-2pmGaming GroupGaming Group - A laid-back group for playing video, tabletop, and board games. Feel free to bring along any games you would like to play. Every week from 12pm-2pm - Contact 0161 980 0720 for more information.
Thursday1pm-2pmMeditation group no need to book, no experience necessary just drop in and try it out
Thursday 6pm - 8pm Foundation 92 is delighted along with its partners, to reveal its full schedule of free community multi-sports sessions across Greater Manchester!
With the easing of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions and Government guidelines, the Foundation has been able to resume its free-to-access sports programmes in the heart of your local community. Sessions are open for anyone to attend, no need to pre-book unless otherwise stated. Ages 7-11 / 12-16
For the most up to date information, message @Foundation92 on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram or email matt.agnew@foundation92.co.uk. www.salfordcityfc.co.uk/foundation-92/
Friday10.20 - 12mdArt Group - friendship group no skills needed come and chat and paint
Friday 1.30pm - 3pmFriday club - come and join in with Bingo, activities and day trips with a friendly group for over 55's, refreshments provided. For more information 0161 980 0720
Friday5pm – 8pmTaekwondo – sessions for kids and adults and teens. Taekwondo is a Korean Olympic Sport and popular martial art: learn exciting kicking and striking techniques, improve fitness, and build confidence. Kids £4 per session, adults and teens £5,but the first taster session is free so drop in! Family discounts are available. For more information contact Jason on 07738497319, or visit www.jmtaekwondo.co.uk.
Friday5pm – 8pmTaekwondo – sessions for kids and adults and teens. Taekwondo is a Korean Olympic Sport and popular martial art: learn exciting kicking and striking techniques, improve fitness, and build confidence. Kids £4 per session, adults and teens £5,but the first taster session is free so drop in! Family discounts are available. For more information contact Jason on 07738497319, or visit www.jmtaekwondo.co.uk.
Friday4-5pmFitness and Football  - Fitness Feats call 07762 312528 for more info or email fitnessfeats19@gmail.com
Friday5-8pmTrafford Youth Service   entrance at the rear of the building.
Saturdays 11am - 12pm Funfit. - Raise your heart rate and happiness at the same time! Fun Fit is the fitness class for ‘every body’. No pressure, no judgement, just have a great time and get ready to MOVE! We work on boosting your strength, stamina and positivity with a variety of exercises to suit all levels from beginner to advanced. Let go of your inhibitions and make new fitness friends. Fun for the whole family! A high energy workout suitable for all ages, you’ll find yourself a pro at dodge ball, stuck-in-the-mud and boxing by the time you leave, bursting with renewed energy and great memories.

Activities you have to book in advance

DayTimeActivity
Tuesdays9.30.am – 10.30amYoga Exercises to stretch and flex the body. Develop breath awareness and relax and meditate. A holistic approach to body mind and spirit which can provide the tools to cope with the challenges of daily life. The class is designed for beginners and intermediates and these morning sessions are free of charge. Postures and exercises are adapted to be suitable for all. For further details please contact Corinne Flint on caflint@hotmail.com. We are currently having to monitor numbers to help with social distancing – if you would like to come, please call 0161 980 0720 to book a free space.
Tuesdays7pm – 8pmYoga- Exercises to stretch and flex the body. Develop breath awareness and relax and meditate. A holistic approach to body mind and spirit which can provide the tools to cope with the challenges of daily life. The class is designed for beginners and intermediates and these evening sessions cost £3.50. Postures and exercises are adapted to be suitable for all. For further details please contact Corinne Flint on caflint@hotmail.com.
Various-Timperley Amateur Boxing Club provides a range of services that promote health wellbeing and fitness for all. Sessions run for children aged 8-18 for adults and for women only. The club’s ethos is about improving lives in the community and has been nominated for Trafford Sports Club of the Year in 2015. One of the club’s young members won a Physical Activity award in 2015. For information on classes have a look at https://timperleyboxing.co.uk/classes or if you would like to attend please email timpabc@hotmail.co.uk or call Mark 07790 352 521.
Wednesday1.00pm - 3.00pmCrafternoon - Crafting with friends contact the centre to book a place
Thursday10am-12pm (term time only)Free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)- , an opportunity to gain a qualification from trinity College London. Funded places support available for low income and unemployed participants. Classes provided by Multicultural Women’s group contact Sol Diaz by emailing esolskillsgm@gmail.com to discuss eligibility and book a place.
Thursday5.30pm – 8.30pmDance class- beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of Dance, £6 per class. call Sharmista on 07925605835 for more information and to book your place
Various-SEED Studios one to one musical support Learn an instrument – jam for fun – build confidence! Contact communityconnector@seedstudios.org to refer yourself or someone you think would be interested.
Various-Church of god in Manchester 快来加入 联系杰西卡了解更多详情 tel. Jessica 07510193147 and Prisca 07305129495
Various-Personal Best – Personal Activity Mentoring Tired of the same old routine? Looking to get active but not sure where to start? Get free support and guidance to improve your physical and mental wellbeing. Achieve your personal best! Contact Lorenzo on 07946 259 242 to get started.
Saturday7:30am-10.30amSlimming World work together with you to help you reach your weight loss goals as well as helping you to look and feel great- mind body and soul.  For more information contact Lisa on 07789647912. Membership charges apply.

 

DayTimeActivity
all week including weekends 10:00am-2:00pmEmotlonal/Wellbeing Support Dog the emotional support dog can help you engage with group activitys and therapy by alleviating anxiety and giving confort contract Fran to book a appointment tel: 07947574725
Monday-Friday10:00am-2:00pmFree 121 Computer Support If you want to get more computer literate to help with employability, for getting in touch with loved ones, or to build up your confidence, you can book a free 121 with us. We can show you how to create an e-mail address, order food and groceries, join online activities using video software such as Zoom, or any other computer related task you would like to know about.
Call us on 0161 980 0720 or e-mail emma@bluesci.org.uk to get started!
Monday-Friday10:00am-2:00pmFoodbank Vouchers The Trussell Trust runs a network of over 420 foodbanks, which work out of more than 1,200 centres across the UK and provide emergency food to people during crisis situations such as redundancy, benefit delays or receiving an unexpected bill. Here at the Broomwood CWC we can issue foodbank e-vouchers for parcels containing a minimum of three days’ nutritionally balanced food. We issue foodbank vouchers with appropriate discretion, and can discuss further support available at the centre. Call us on 0161 980 0720 between 10am-2pm, Monday to Friday, and we’ll arrange to issue a voucher. If you aren’t able to call, come into the centre.

Activities Happening Online

Zoom is a free video conferencing service that lets you talk with friends and family from all over the world.

As well as being able to keep in touch with loved ones, there are all kinds of group meetings and events taking place over Zoom. During the Covid-19 restrictions, video services such as Zoom have been used to allow virtual gatherings and 121s where physical distancing would otherwise mean these would be cancelled.

Click here for a list of activities that you can join online.

If you need help accessing any online activities or you would like to use one of our computers, please contact the centre on 0161 980 0720 or email andrew.hodson@bluesci.org.uk or emma@bluesci.org.uk and we can book you in for a 121 session.

Free Sanitary Towels

Sanitary towels are available in our toilets and are free for visitors to take thanks to Go With The Flow. Please help yourself.