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Welcome to June’s monthly newsletter.
The Citizens Advice Norfolk are currently helping with new Universal Credit claims through to the first full payment details below, however they are no longer attending DIAL on a Tuesday. They are only at their office on Stonecutters Way and the Job Centre.
East Coast College English classes with tutor Catherine. Tuesdays have now ceases until late August. We will keep you updated. See poster below for info on East Coast College ESOL course assessment and interview days in September. Classes will cease on 27th June and will return to DIAL later in September.
Great Yarmouth & Waveney MIND have made themselves at home here in the DIAL building and are here to provide support around mental health issues. For all enquiries please call MIND on 01493 842129.
Norfolk County Council have an exciting new programme starting in September for people aged 19+ with learning disabilities. The course involves cooking, learning how to live healthy on a budget, confidence building, gentle exercise, wellbeing, art and much more. We have an enrolment day taking place on the 5th July at two venues in Great Yarmouth (see attached). The course is being offered across Norfolk so if you would like more information please see the attached ILS Road Shows leaflet or you can contact Rachel Dunn on 07450 717150 or a member of the team.
The Social Blooms project through The Green Light Trust which sadly came to an end last month provided a great support to gardening volunteers and more funding is hoped to be sourced to provide something similar in the future.
Volunteering Opportunities are always available here at DIAL.
If you wish to be part of our friendly volunteering team please call Jenny for more information on 01493 856900.
Norwich Credit Union are here Mondays 1-4pm and extra hour has been added due to demand, and Fridays 10-12.30pm providing advice to anyone having trouble with opening a Bank account or just wanting to save for a rainy day or to simply pay the bills. They are also offering Child Benefit Loans and will be taking appointment bookings on 01603 764904 or 07504 433758 to be held at DIAL between 12.30pm and 1.30pm on Fridays only. See poster below:-
Our Craft Club is held on a Thursday 10-3.30pm for those of you who enjoy crafts and being creative. Just come along to see what its all about and maybe join in and meet new people. Below is just some of the things that have been created within the Craft Club.
Route 9-5 cafe has now sadly stopped running due to funding. Maybe this or something similar will return in the future. We will keep you posted.
That’s all for this month for the moment, see you all again in July.