Big Workshop Event June 2021

On the 2nd June 2021, for Volunteers Week, we held a Big Workshop Day. We organised the event by working together with people from VOICES of Stoke, Expert Citizens and All the Small Things CiC. The programme for the day included 11 workshops. 10.05Welcome and introductions10.30Working Together workshop11.00First set of workshops – 6 choices11.30Break11:45Second workshops … Continue reading Big Workshop Event June 2021

Celebrate Volunteers Week 2021

Join the Big Workshop Day on the 2nd June 2021! If you are a community helper, volunteer or support communities, or you are interested in volunteering or taking community action in North Staffordshire, this event is for you. At the event you will - get to know each othertake part in workshops of your choice, … Continue reading Celebrate Volunteers Week 2021

Covid-19 Coronavirus

There are lots of community groups and organisations giving support to people coping with isolation in the Coronavirus pandemic lockdown. All the Small Things have put together a webpage which lists the contact information for the official support services in Stoke on Trent, Newcastle-under-Lyme and the rest of Staffordshire. Please click here for the information … Continue reading Covid-19 Coronavirus

New Local Community Organising Group

The members of Community Organisers Ltd in North Staffs have got together to form the 1000 Lives North Staffs Local Organising Group. We tackle issues that matter most to our communities. We want to know what you love about your community, what your concerns are, your ideas to improve things and how you could take … Continue reading New Local Community Organising Group

Your Community Your Network event Nov 2019

Our Open Space event on 18th November 2019 was held at the Summer Street Centre in Stoke. We had stimulating discussions on topics including creativity, fly-tipping, apathy, reaching new people, connecting groups together and communicating to help reduce loneliness. We shared our skills, time and equipment on the Got It Want It wall. We heard  … Continue reading Your Community Your Network event Nov 2019

Big Workshop Event Report December 2018

We held our annual 1000 Lives Big Workshop Event on Wednesday 12th December from 10am to 3pm at the Bridge Centre, Birches Head, ST2 8D People had a choice of 12 workshops including Basic Life Support and AED Awareness Community Advocacy Hospice Volunteer Support and Fundraising Creativity for Mental Well Being Naloxone first aid for … Continue reading Big Workshop Event Report December 2018

Big Workshop Event 12th December 2018

Join us for the annual 1000 Lives Big Workshop Event on Wednesday 12th December from 9.45am to 3pm at the Bridge Centre, Birches Head, ST2 8DD It's FREE and you will get - A choice of at least 11 workshops on a wide range of topics including End of life care, Being Mindful, Conflict Resolution, … Continue reading Big Workshop Event 12th December 2018