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Short term strategic management inc development of business plan and action plan. (360G-SomersetCF-A412717)

Business planing and management support


20 Jul 2016

Recipient Organization

Henhayes Centre (GB-CHC-268179)

Grant details
Amount Applied For 500
Amount Awarded 500
Award Date 2016-07-20T00:00:00+00:00
Beneficiary Location: Country Code GB
Beneficiary Location: Geographic Code E01029186
Beneficiary Location: Geographic Code Type LSOA
Beneficiary Location: Name South Somerset 021E
Grant Programme: Code June 2016
Grant Programme: Title Grants to Groups
Impact Category Promote reduction of isolation and disadvantage and access to local services
Last Modified 2017-10-19T00:00:00+00:00
Planned Dates: Duration (months) 4
Planned Dates: End Date 2016-12-14T00:00:00+00:00
Planned Dates: Start Date 2016-08-15T00:00:00+00:00
Primary age group Seniors (65+)
Primary beneficiary Older People
Primary ethnicity White
Primary issue Stronger communities/Community support and development
Recipient Org: Charity Number 268179
Recipient Org: Description The overall aim of Henhayes Community Centre is to improve the conditions of life of the senior citizens and disabled persons resident in the town of Crewkerne and its neighbouring parishes and, for this purpose, to provide and manage a centre at which social, recreational, educational and catering facilities may be available. The current objectives are to:- - Support the Elderly (50+) and Disabled by:- * Providing a membership scheme for discounted meals, events and trips. * Accessing funds to provide transport to the Centre. * Working in partnership with other organisations and statutory bodies to provide a wide range of activities -Support local organisations and groups by:- * Making full use of the building to provide mutual benefit. - Provide opportunities for the local business community by:- * Using the facilities for training conferences and events. - Support individuals in need by:- * Identifying those socially isolated and meeting their needs. - Widen the appeal of the Centre to a younger age group by:- * Providing activities for young people in the community The Centre currently has an average weekly throughput of aprox 300 participating in a range of activities - some of which are organised by the Centre with others being bookings from local organisations. Current activities include:- * Memory Group for those suffering from Dementia and Alzheimers * Welcome and Luncheon Groups - providing socialising and friendship opportunities for 50+ + Various Keep Fit groups aimed at 50+ * Short Mat Bowls * U3A meetings * Weight Watchers * Bingo * Sewing and Knitting groups * IT groups * Support groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous and MIND
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Alternate Recipient Name The Abbeyfield Cowes Society Limited