Stockwell Good Neighbours are looking forward to the term ahead. We have some great events coming up over the next few months: We were successfully awarded a grant to facilitate a weekly reading group on a Thursday at the Oval designed to build confidence and share some great classic stories together. We are taking part… Continue reading New term at SGN!
Stockwell Good Neighbours and the other seniors groups are having a summer celebration! Come along for games, snacks and socialising.
To celebrate Easter, Stockwell Good Neighbours had a party at the Ovalhouse. As well as the usual Tai-Chi, there was singing, dancing and a special Caribbean feast. However there was another reason to celebrate – Mr Hamilton was made an honourary member of Stockwell Good Neighbours. Mr Hamilton is 98 years old and has been… Continue reading Easter Celebrations!
Older people in Lambeth are feeling happier thanks to some lively drumming. Happy Drums, a community drumming class, has been funded by a grant from The Health and Wellbeing Fund to run workshops for older people in Vassall and Coldharbour wards of Lambeth. Participants have provided positive feedback about the drumming sessions organised by Anthony… Continue reading Happy drummers in Lambeth
Stockwell Good Neighbours enjoyed celebrating Shrove Tuesday with Pancakes and a fun filled Drumming workshop, 50 elders sang and made music together with drums and shakers led by the effervesant Tony Bailey. They even managed to end the day with an energetic Aerobic class led by Lucille both made possible by the Vassall and Coldharbour… Continue reading Shrove Tuesday
Stockwell Good Neighbours has been running since 1974 as a place for like-minded people to meet and share interests. Many of our group came over to the UK in the early 1950s from Jamaica and other places in the West Indies, while they were still under British colonial control. Today the group has over 60… Continue reading Welcome!