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Melodie Walter

Hospital Homecoming Launch Party

We have recently been successful in obtaining funding through the NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) for a new project Hospital Homecoming. Hospital Homecoming is a partnership project between the NHS and Communicare to match people coming out of hospital with local volunteers who can provide short term support. Our official launch is going to be...
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PR strategy key to Communicare’s growth

Communicare staff are currently working on extending services to those in need across the city of Southampton and in order to do this a big focus on volunteer recruitment will be necessary and one of the best ways we feel that this can be achieved is through good and effective public relations. Porcupine PR are public relations consultants who offer a...
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Finance update: grants and business connections

Grants We have been successful in receiving 2 grant applications from a one-off scheme called Caring Communities. One grant will fund our community tea parties that will be held in sheltered accommodation. We hope this will be a way of developing further communities where isolation and loneliness is a problem in a more structural way; the...
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Vintage Dance Night fundraiser – Next week

Vintage Dance Night with Fundraising Raffle for Communicare Vie Portland, a supporter of Communicare, has organised a fantastic evening of Vintage tea, cake, music and dance. Where? Pear Tree United Reformed Church, SO19 7G When? Saturday 21 April 7.30pm-11pm Tickets cost £8 (book online) or £10 on the door. All proceeds from the raffle will go to Communicare. If you have...
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Easter egg deliveries by Easter bunnies

A fantastic £120.00 was raised from our ‘Easter egg delivery by Easter bunny’ fundraiser. Faith Kenny and Vicky Duboc, two of Communicare’s volunteer coordinators, delivered the Easter eggs over the weekend along with one of our volunteers, to friends, family and even to one of our clients. Those who received their eggs, both young and...
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Vintage and Craft Fair confirmed for November

Communicare’s successful Vintage and Craft Fair fundraiser is officially going to be held at Victory Gospel Centre in Portswood again after stallholders express their love for the quirky building’ capacious interior for visitors and stallholders. Previously stallholders have sold anything from artisan bath blends, candles, clothes, jewelry, bags, antique clocks, to children’s toys. Throughout the...
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