Wirral Change provide a range of services to support disadvantaged and Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities in Wirral.

 

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Wirral Change provide a range of services to support disadvantaged and Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities in Wirral.

 

Services include:

Employment Team; one-to-one support with CV development, job searching and access to training opportunities. The team also provide support with benefit issues and appeals, N.I. registration, housing issues and referrals for immigration advice.

Health and Wellbeing Team; one-to-one and outreach support with smoking cessation, drug and alcohol misuse and mental health issues. The team can help you make positive lifestyle changes with a range of issues including; diet, exercise, oral health and long term conditions. Training is available on a range of areas including, substance misuse, smoking and mental health.

Women’s Group; meet every Friday 10am – 12pm. The group is open to anyone in Wirral and provides exercise and a timetable of activities to improve confidence, self esteem and social inclusion. There is one-to-one casework support for anyone who needs confidential information, advice or referrals to specialist organisations.

Men’s Group; runs a Community Football League with monthly fixtures. Teams are welcome from community groups and local charities.

Carers’ Group; meet on Thursdays from 1 – 3pm. The group is open to anyone who looks after a family member, friend or neighbour who needs support due to their age, mental or physical health. The group provides free lunch, refreshments and activities from flower arranging to arts and crafts. Free monthly taster massage treatments also delivered by a qualified therapist and access to one-to-one support outside of the group.

Polish Group; weekly group meets every Tuesday 10am – 12pm. The group was set up in response to increasing need identified by our Health Team and provides free activities and refreshments and limited creche facilities.

ESOL; weekly English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) sessions in partnership with Wirral Metropolitan College.

Cultural Awareness/ Diversity Training; We can provide bespoke cultural awareness or diversity training to service users or organisations.

Room Hire; our office is based in central Birkenhead and we have a range of rooms to suit your needs; training facilities, community space (with kitchen facilities), meeting rooms or a private counselling room. Call our office number (0151 649 8177) for room rates.

 

www.wirralchange.org.uk
info@wirralchange.org.uk
Tel: 0151 649 8177
Wirral Change,
St Laurence’s School, St Laurence Drive,
Birkenhead CH41 3JD

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