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'Keep On Moving' Fitness Group Moves Premises

posted 4 Oct 2012, 02:28 by Site Admin

 Now at The Lantern, High Street, Ilfracombe

Bideford Housing Research

posted 16 Aug 2012, 02:29 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 19 Nov 2012, 05:45 ]

We'd love to hear about your housing experiences.

SKATEBOARD, SCOOTER & BMX COMPETITION SUN 25TH MARCH 2012 ..... JUST TURN UP AND GOOD LUCK!!

posted 15 Mar 2012, 06:13 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 19 Nov 2012, 05:45 ]

TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

posted 6 Feb 2012, 08:32 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 19 Nov 2012, 06:24 ]

SEE WHAT THE EVALUATORS SAID ABOUT TRANSFORM .....

posted 22 Dec 2011, 08:08 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 23 Dec 2011, 00:25 ]

Please see attached the Evaluation report on Transform by the Young Foundation.  This brief report highlights some of the findings of research undertaken with key conclusions.
 
One interviewee said "Transform is the oil to the wheels" another said "Transform is the unifying thread".
 
The evaluators said... Government can take heart that initiatives such as Transform is proving that it can be done locally!

FREE COMMUNITY BIKE RIDES - BIKES & HELMETS PROVIDED

posted 22 Dec 2011, 06:21 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 22 Dec 2011, 06:25 ]

FREE Community bike rides.  Cycle along Braunton Burrows, Barnstaple Tarka trail or Wistlandpound Resevoir.  Suitable for all ages and abilities.

Bikes, helmets and transport are FREE!
 
If you would like to join us in the New Year, give Jon a call on
Tel: 01271 867131 or email: jon@transform.org.uk
 
Look at www.ilfracombehealthytown.co.uk to see what else is on!

LOOKING TO KEEP FIT ?

posted 22 Dec 2011, 04:13 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 22 Dec 2011, 04:13 ]

Then join the 'Keep on Moving' fitness group on Tuesdays between 11 - 12 noon at the Ilfracombe Parish Church rooms, £2 per session.   This group is led by Alexa, a Chartered Physiotherapist who will help improve your level of fitness.  This is for everyone including people who are recovering from illness or for those who just want to get themselves fitter.  If you'd like more information, please contact Jon at Transform on Tel: 01271 867131 or email: jon@transform.org.uk
 

Ilfracombe Healthy Town Evaluation Report

posted 22 Dec 2011, 02:39 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 22 Dec 2011, 04:23 ]

Please see attached the Evaluation document and summary for the Ilfracombe Healthy Town project Oct 2009 - July 2010.
 
Ilfracombe Healthy Town's activities continue to take place through the Transform Neighbourhood programme and events and activities will be on their website www.ilfracombehealthytown.co.uk
 
 

Free Training Opportunities in Ilfracombe

posted 13 Dec 2011, 00:55 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 13 Dec 2011, 01:16 ]

Do you want a career working with children but don't know how to start?
 
Then the City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Caring for Children course is the first step.
 
This course is free to people who are claiming qualifying benefits, otherwise the cost is £95.  It is being delivered one day a week between 9.15 a.m - 2.45 p.m for seven Wednesday's starting on 18th January 2012 from the Two Lanes Centre, Belvedere Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9JH.
  
What does the course involve?
It covers the basic aspects of professional childcare including Respecting Children, Encouraging Children to Eat Healthy, Keeping Children Safe and Communication Skills with Children. This qualification can lead to the Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce.
 
INTERESTED?
To find out more or to book a place call Janine on 01271 867131 or e-mail janine@transform.org.uk
 
 

16 - 18 yrs offered FREE, FUN training with the Prince's Trust

posted 15 Nov 2011, 00:49 by Janine Whapham   [ updated 15 Nov 2011, 01:12 ]

  ARE YOU 16 - 18 yrs AND AT A LOSS AS TO
WHAT TO DO ??
 
Then why not give the Prince's Trust Programme
a go!
 
This programme will help improve your confidence, problem solving skills and teach you how to work as part of a team. 

Prince’s Trust will enhance your skills and make you more employable.

 During the 12-week programme, you can:

· Gain a Level 1 qualification
· Spend a week away on a team- building residential
· Uncover hidden talents
· Improve motivation and self- confidence
· Develop team working skills
· Get First-aid trained
· Have a really GREAT time!
 
COURSE STARTS IN ILFRACOMBE ON
MONDAY 5TH DEC 2011

For more information contact:

Sue Hayman: 07973 495517 email: shayman@ttsgroup.org.uk or Janine Whapham or Isabelle Bromham at the Transform office, 51 High Street, Ilfracombe Tel:  01271 867131 or  email: janine@transform.org.uk

  

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