New home for Communicare

We’ve moved to a new home in the city and now have offices at 6, Northlands Road. Annie Clewlow, our Manager explains “Our charity was launched more than 30 years ago by a team drawn from all walks of life and has expanded as the years have progressed. We have not had the opportunity to...
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Plant Sale 2023 save the date!

Save the date – Sat 29th April, 10am-12.30pm – for our 2023 plant sale! Last year, 100’s of plants were donated (even an avocado plant!) and available for purchasing at very reasonable prices. We were fortunate to have some fab volunteers on hand to offer advice, especially useful with the more exotic plants. Hope to...
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Tree of Light promises to be ‘bright beacon against loneliness’ in Soton

This month (November 2022), we’ve officially launched our 14th annual Tree of Light Christmas campaign, which represents ‘a bright beacon against loneliness’ in the city. The switch-on events for our festive trees, which feature lights commemorating loved ones and special causes, take place on Saturday, December 3 and Sunday, December 4. Lord Mayor of Southampton Our...
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Friendship Club is helping to combat loneliness

A weekly friendship club that launched earlier this year has been successfully helping to combat loneliness and bring generations together. The Woolston Friendship Club, run by St Patrick’s Church and St Patrick’s School in partnership us, says it has around 25 regular guests spanning all generations. Regular attendees The club has been a huge success...
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Plant Sale raises £380!

Thank you so much to everyone that donated and/or helped at our plant sale last weekend. We raised a fantastic £380! It was fab to see so many friendly faces, have a good catch up and share in plant expertise – as a gardening beginner, our Finance & Fundraising Coordinator, Emily went away with lots...
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Plant & Flower Sale – May 7th!

Plant & flower lovers from Southampton can pick up some new plants for their gardens at a plant sale in aid of charity next month (May 2022). We’re hosting the event on May 7, 10am-12:30pm at Communibakes, at 21, St James Road in Shirley with all money raised going towards our neighbourhood work, helping vulnerable...
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