Isle of Wedmore Good Neighbour Scheme

Organisation Name:
Isle of Wedmore Good Neighbour Scheme
Purpose/role:

AIMS AND OBJECTS:

To support people in need in the Isle of Wedmore and surrounding local communities in order to improve their quality of life (with a special focus on the elderly, isolated, lonely and vulnerable) in order to:

Minimise poverty, isolation, exclusion and mental distress and boost wellbeing within the local community,
Develop a culture of mutual support and friendship within the local community
Encourage mutual aid initiatives and community support social activities at street level
Build community resilience in the face of social, economic and environmental challenges

This neighbourhood support provision includes – but is not limited to – transport, home visits, basic domestic/household assistance,  helping with shopping, collecting prescriptions, help with errands and befriending,

 

When & where:
Weekdays
Person to contact:
Cathy Butterworth
Phone:
01934 712775
Cost:
Nil
Who can attend:
n/a
Support with attending :
n/a