Nominations are invited from volunteer involving organisations for our annual certificate presentations in Volunteers’ Week. [Read more…]
Here you can find news stories about One Community, what’s happening here, and general updates.
To celebrate our 40th anniversary this year, we are holding an event for each month of the year. The first was the Eastleigh Community Showcase on 28 January, at The Point, showcasing the work of 50 voluntary and community events from across the borough. [Read more…]
Our One Community Information and Support (OCIS) and Adult Carers services have been making a profound difference to people’s lives for many years across the borough of Eastleigh. Both were once fully funded and staffed, and both in recent times have been running at a low level to maintain a service to those most in need for as long as we could manage it from our own resources.
With great sadness, in light of budget cuts, we have had to accept that this is no longer sustainable into the coming financial year. [Read more…]
One Community is 40 years old this year and we are planning a series of events to celebrate our achievements over the years, starting with a Community Showcase at The Point, 10am-2pm on Sunday 28 January. [Read more…]
One Community has been running a Visiting Scheme since 2015 in Eastleigh and Fareham, where volunteers are recruited to visit isolated older people, and people who find it difficult to get out, to provide them with companionship. [Read more…]
To feel a real sense of the spirit of Christmas, don’t miss our Community Christmas Tree Festival in the exhibition gallery at Eastleigh Museum until 6 January 2018 (12th night). There are beautiful trees, clever trees, funny trees and trees to touch your heart, from a variety of local voluntary and community organisations. [Read more…]
Eastleigh Young Carers Project held a fundraising event for their choir this Saturday (18/11/2017). Performers included over 30 members of Southampton Ukulele Jam, local artist and choir leader Lucy Kitchen, and of course, the Young Carers Choir themselves. [Read more…]
Hampshire Young Carers Alliance (HYCA) held their first Young Carers Conference at Eastleigh Football Club this Wednesday (08/11/17), welcoming over 100 professionals spanning many occupations, including health, education, councils, social services, police, and voluntary sectors, to raise awareness of Young Carers’ needs. [Read more…]
One Community Volunteers were invited to the Mayor’s Parlour in October as a thank you for all they do for the people of Fareham. [Read more…]
Sixteen young carers enjoyed a pamper evening all thanks to the Star Hotel in Southampton. They relaxed in the sumptuous surroundings of the Victoria Suite, enjoying manicures, pedicures, makeup and hair styling by Young Carers staff and volunteers. [Read more…]