St Albans Old People’s Trust

2020-11-23T15:20:43+00:00November 23rd, 2020|

The Trust provides FREE items and services to people aged 60 or over across St Albans District. Items include reclining chairs, cookers, fridges, washing machines, mobility aids and new carpets. Services include small home repairs, weekly cleaning, meals on wheels, pendant alarms. More than 90% of grants are approved. Free annual boiler service and repairs [...]

Music for my Mind

2020-09-17T08:56:32+01:00September 17th, 2020|

We all have a favourite song. Or a piece of music associated with a particular memory. And there’s growing evidence that music can improve the quality of life for people living with dementia. At Music for my Mind, we want to raise awareness of the positive effects of music for people affected by dementia. We aim [...]

CDA Herts

2020-11-23T15:21:16+00:00June 26th, 2020|

Since 1966 Our Primary Role: Is to be the voice and advocate for the communities in rural and urban Hertfordshire. We achieve this by exchanging information between the public, private and voluntary sectors, influencing strategies, supporting and working in partnership, and delivering a wide range of projects such as:- • Promotion & Support of Community [...]

The Mudlarks Community

2020-06-19T13:45:28+01:00June 19th, 2020|

Mudlarks is a Hertford based charity which supports adults and young people with learning disabilities and mental health issues. Through supported learning and meaningful work in the community, Mudlarks’ projects help people build confidence and self-worth, and develop important skills. Mudlarks runs five projects in Hertford: At our allotments in Cromwell Road we provide gardening [...]

Resolve

2020-06-29T15:11:25+01:00June 19th, 2020|

Resolve is a registered charity that supports the treatment and rehabilitation of people suffering from substance/alcohol misuse problems and homelessness, in Hertfordshire, extending services into other areas as and when appropriate. Resolve’s primary aim is to assist people to move to a manageable positive life style, contributing to and enhancing the communities within which they [...]

Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice

2020-03-27T16:45:18+00:00March 27th, 2020|

Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice provides clinical, practical and emotional support to babies, children and young people with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions and their families living in North and Central London and Hertsmere. Every child receives a bespoke package of support including specialist care and therapies as well as access to a busy and fun-filled family [...]

Age UK Hertfordshire

2019-11-19T09:49:13+00:00November 19th, 2019|

Age UK Hertfordshire is an independent local charity working to, alleviate loneliness and isolation, tackle poverty and build resilience in the community for older people in Hertfordshire who need our help.   In 2018/19 our Information and Advice Service received over 300 calls a week, and each year for the last 4 years we have [...]

Fighting Fit Football

2019-11-23T16:55:37+00:00November 9th, 2019|

Based in St Albans, we are a friendly and inclusive community team whose aim is to encourage people with Parkinson’s disease  to play football irrespective of their ability, experience or gender. Although we expect players to be predominantly from the Young Onset of Parkinson’s Disease (YOPD) community (ie: diagnosed with Parkinson’s under the age of [...]