Mindfulness Workshop Mindfulness: A mental state achieved by focusing your awareness on the present moment, whilst calmly acknowledging and accepting one’s feelings and thoughts Would you like to learn how to relieve stress & improve your mental wellbeing? Then come along to one of the FREE workshops below and learn more about:
    • Mindfulness and how we can use it in our everyday life
    • Mindfulness meditations, including a 15 minute meditation
    • Using Mindfulness to deal with negative experiences (thoughts, feelings, events)
    This is a self-help workshop which requires participation & working in small groups. Workshops will be held at One Stop Shop,4-5 The Concourse Grahame Park on the following dates: Mon 5 Feb 6.30 – 9.30 pm at the One Stop Shop (men only) Fri 9 Feb 9.30 – 12.30 pm at the One Stop Shop (women only) Fri 16 March 9.30 – 12.30 pm at the One Stop Shop (women only) Please call Lindsay Hettrick / Jan Brennan at Colindale Communities Trust on 0208 200 3014 for further information and to register   Mindfulness poster CCT V2_LH (1)
  • FREE Street Dance for 11 – 19 year olds

    Aged 11 to 19 years old? Live in Grahame Park or Colindale? Burn some energy with these FREE Street Dance sessions: Every Friday 6pm to 7pm Grahame Park Community Centre Every Friday  
  • Tai Chi

    Tai chi classes for residents of Grahame Park

    Every Friday 2.30 – 3.30 pm

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    Grahame Park Community Centre


                Starting 12 January-beginners & all ages welcome!


                           £2 per session

  • Barnet Seniors Newsletter

      The latest Free Bi-Monthly Barnet Seniors’ Insider Newsletter for January / February 2018. We hope you find it informative and there is something of interest for you. BSA_Insider_Newsletter_issue_16
  • Guaranteed job interviews for NHS roles.

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    Are you a Camden, Islington, Haringey, Barnet or Enfield resident aged 16-19?

      In January 2018, Jobwise Training is running an exciting programme of training, work placements and guaranteed job interviews for people interested in accessing a career with the NHS.   Participants will get an insight into Administration, Clinical, HR and Science roles as well as support in enhancing their CVs to give them the best chance of success.   For more information, see the attached flyer and contact Natalie Rees from Jobwise NOW to reserve your place: natalierees@jobwisetraining.co.uk. Tel: 020 7690 5000  
  • Free & low cost courses for adults

    Barnet & Southgate College Community Learning courses starting from September: ACL Flyer Final For computers and IT support: Community IT Classes 1718 (1)
  • Barnet Seniors’ Assciation

    Barnet Seniors’ Assciation, a voice for older residents, produces the Insider, a Free bi-monthly newsletter for the benefit of the over 55’s in the London Borough of Barnet. It contains a diary of local activities, advice on health and benefits and much more. July /August 2017 newsletter BSA_Insider_Newsletter_issue_13 If you would like to receive a copy of the Insider by email or would like to volunteer to deliver the Insider to friends and neighbours please visit their website at www.baseas.org.uk and go to Contact Us. If you do not have access to the web or email you can contact Barnet Seniors’ Association on 020 3778 0151 and leave a message with your name and number so we can call you back
  • Job Club Drop-in Service at One Stop Shop

      Job Club Drop-in Service at One Stop Shop Every Wednesday 10:30am – 12pm  Do you need support to get into employment, apprenticeship or set up your business? Michael can help sign-post you:
    • Information, advice and guidance to put you in touch with the teams can support you.
    • Linking people into local provision and signposting them to the appropriate services.
    • Register candidates and signpost depending on their individual circumstances and needs.
    • Look into what they want to do and provide relevant and useful information to assist them.
    Drop-in to The One Stop Shop without an appointment or call Michael Duncombe on 07834 526048      
  • Thinking about getting back to work?

    Women like Us is pleased to announce that it has been commissioned by the Genesis Housing Association to support its residents in the Grahame Park Estate.The project offers mums and carers FREE bespoke support into work through workshops and 1-1 sessions. Topics covered include
    • Searching for family friendly jobs.
    • Building your confidence about the skills you can offer employers.
    • Improving your CV.
    • Improving your interview skills.
    • Getting help with job applications.
    To apply you need to be
    • A parent or carer
    • A Genesis Housing resident
    • Have a household income of under £20,000 per annum
    Places are limited. To register and book your place, please call Adenike on 07388 410713 or email her at HackneyPA@womenlikeus.org.uk  
  • The Loop @ Grahame Park wins award

    Groundwork London has been celebrating success at the Furniture Re-Use Network’s annual awards, where re-use hub The Loop @ Grahame Park won Re-use Organisation of the Year in the people’s vote. The FRN awards ceremony took place on Wednesday 10th May, and was attended by Hannah Baker, Programme Manager at Groundwork London. Hannah said:   “We are really pleased to have seen such support for The Loop @ Grahame Park in the people’s vote. This is great recognition of all the fantastic efforts that the team have put in to make sure the scheme is a success. We are continuing to share our learnings from the project and look forward to seeing other schemes of this nature developing in the future.”   Over 1000 people participated in the awards vote, and The Loop @ Grahame Park was nominated against 9 other re-use projects from across the country. The award comes as The Loop @ Grahame Park team enjoy a month of celebrations marking the 25th anniversary of the European Commission’s LIFE+ Programme, a key funder of the project. For more information: The Loop at Grahame Park FRN Award