During the Covid-19 Pandemic Rotherham Federation are working with funders and contract providers to fulfil our commitment of Strengthening Communities in Rotherham. This is including changing how we work in order to comply with Government guidelines as well as safeguarding our members, staff and the community as a whole.
Public meetings have been cancelled or postponed and staff are working from home. You can still contact all staff by email and most staff on their mobiles and we will continue to be here.
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You can contact us on the numbers below:
Kathryn – 07940193592
Sarah – 07538625113
Rachel – 07983147948
Rob – 07538625150
Dan – 07507277945
Ian – 07495352311
Nadeem – 07399888035
Jane – 07399888034
Nicola – 07376666191
Laura – 07813543332
For general enquiries or if the staff member you are wanting is not on the list please call Laura or email email@example.com
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Rotherham Federation’s office will be closed for Good Friday/Easter Monday – Our offices will re open on Tuesday 14th April 2020 from 9am
By Brandon Freeman, Community Organiser
After working in the local community library over the last year – Mowbray Gardens Library, I met a few individuals and groups that needed some additional support. One of the groups that I met was the Buddies group which is an offshoot of another local successful group in the library where members meet weekly to socialise, play games and develop their confidence. Some of the members suffer from mental health issues and have additional needs so this group is a real lifeline in the community.
Continue reading “Mowbray Musers”
By Rob Gooding, Community Organiser
Canklow Rainbow Kids Club have started a project with the wildlife trust with the first session starting on 26th February 2020. The aims of the project is to teach the children about conservation, wildlife and how to better use the green spaces around them this will be supported by a focus group made up of local residents, groups and partner stakeholders including the local school and Friends of Boston Castle. The aims of the focus group will be to improve and maintain the woodland and park area between Canklow and Boston Castle as well as increasing the usage of the woodland.
Continue reading “Canklow Rainbow Kids Club and Wildlife Trust”
By Dan Barron, Community Organiser
John has been attending digital sessions for 6 weeks at the Shaftesbury House Digital Drop-in from the ‘Get Connected’ project. John knew very little about smartphones and tablets and has had very little experience of using digital technology.
Continue reading “Shaftesbury House Digital Drop-In”
Rotherham Deaf Futures are holding their Deaf Social sessions on Fridays at Springwell Gardens Community Centre, 10am – 3pm.