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Tin Hat Centre

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  • Type of support:
    A place people can go, Events
  • Groups supported:
    Bereaved, Carers, Disabled, Divorced/separated/having relationship difficulties, Elderly, Men, New/young parents, Newly-retired, Unemployed
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We provide a safe, secure and fully accessible ‘Friendly Community Hub’  for 14 community groups, a Community Partnership Library, Sure Start and adult training.  We serve in excess of 12,000 individuals annually.  We  offer an onsite community cafe, open Mon – Fri 9.30 – 3pm which provides home made food, 2 course befriending meals and volunteering opportunities.  The training area within the kitchen is used provide informal cookery training which caters for one to one or group sessions.  The community groups provide diverse activities which supplement our extensive range of College courses and workshops.  The community library is run solely by volunteers.  A shared interest is a great way to make new friends and the acquisition of new skills improves confidence.