Jul 04

Why don’t you..? back to work essentials

Why don’t  you…? is our 12-session employability and motivation course, aimed at helping you to improve yourself, your employment and computer skills, build confidence and motivation, develop your skills and help you to learn how to use the internet for job searches and making online applications. In a recent survey 90% of employers rated Email, word processing and …

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Jun 23

Council Benefits drop-in advice sessions

Council benefits drop-in advice – every 2 weeks Do you need any help or advice about your council benefits, or have you wondered if you might be entitled to certain ones? We have drop-in advice sessions on a Wednesday every fortnight between 12:30pm – 1:30pm. The sessions are provided by Rochdale MBC staff who can …

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Jun 16

There is more to a foodbank than just food

News from the network – There is more to a foodbank than just food. ‘There is more than just a food parcel being given here, it’s the compassion and understanding. Someone fighting your corner.’ These are the words of a Salisbury mum who gave powerful evidence on facing hunger to the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on their …

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May 27

New Church Led foodbank to open – June 2014

Church led Foodbank to open at the Lighthouse Middleton Central Foodbank is a new community project that is due to open in June. Rising out of the growing concern that many people have about food poverty and the challenges that families and individuals face in these hard economic times, a number of local churches in …

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May 21

Food Raising coffee morning – Friday 30th May 11am.

Foodraising Coffee Morning The Lighthouse Project is holding a Food Raising coffee morning in support of the Middleton Central Foodbank that is to open shortly. The coffee morning is being held on Friday 30th May 2014 from 11am, and will include drinks, a talk and a tour. Visitors are being encouraged to bring a donation …

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Apr 10

Lighthouse photographer wins Cathedral prize

Lighthouse Photographer wins Cathedral Prize Kevin Gilbo who is a member of the Middleton Photography club, which meets at Lighthouse Project every Wednesday, has recently won top prize in Manchester Cathedrals ‘Capture the Cathedral’ photography competition, with a picture of ‘the Angel Stone’. Visiting the Cathedral Kevin saw that they were running a photography competition …

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Apr 01

Foodbank at the Lighthouse Project – coming soon

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Latest News – Coming Soon Inspire Middleton has been working with a number of local churches to set up and establish an emergency Foodbank in Middleton. The project which will operate under the name of Middleton Central Foodbank is part of the national network of Trussell Trust foodbanks. Members of several local churches have been working …

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Feb 06

CAP Money course starts – Thur 13th Feb 2014

Don’t let your finances bring you down – we can help CAP MONEY – the ideal way to help you manage your money better and to learn to budget, save and spend well. This new course starts at the Lighthouse Project on: THURSDAY 13th February 2014, 12:45 – 2:45pm   I went from feeling really …

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Oct 03

Let’s get digital – Get online week 14th Oct 2013

Get Digital at the Lighthouse Project Have you ever wanted to learn about computers and the internet but didn’t know where to start? Feel too old or think it’s too complicated? Been discouraged because people seem too busy or don’t have the patience to help? Well don’t be put you off because there is someone …

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Oct 03

Volunteer Mildred celebrates 90th Birthday

Congratulations and Happy 90th Birthday Mildred has been a volunteer at the Lighthouse Project for over three years. She started visiting with her friend and they learnt to use computers together, Mildred is one of our oldest learners, and after that she enjoyed herself at the Lighthouse so much that she offered to help behind …

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