Archive for October, 2014

New Welcome Centre in Cheetham Hill

As of the 3rd November 2014, we are using another community centre in Cheetham Hill. This is a much bigger building, which allows us to expand our services to a very diverse local community comprised of very many ethnic backgrounds. There has been a lot of work done to bring it into operational use, and now we’re up and running, service users are attending at this address: 18-32 Brentfield Avenue Cheetham Hill Manchester M8 0TW Telephone: 0161 792 9760 Opening hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays (10 am – 3 pm) The Current timetable of Activities includes: Weekday Time Activities Tue […]

Macmillan Solutions Volunteer Recruitment Event 2015

麥美倫癌症支援服務 義工招募大會 Macmillan Solutions Volunteer Recruitment Event 日期 : 二零一五 年 二月二日〔星期一〕 時間﹕ 11 am – 2 pm 地點﹕常樂中心 Sheung Lok Centre, Grosvenor Street Manchester M13 9UB * Tel. 0161 – 8330377 發揚關愛互助精神 與癌症患者及家人攜手同行 懇請你加入我們的義工行列 你的參與 將會為癌症患者的幽暗世界 多添一點亮光 大會活動包括: **專題講座 :了解癌症、認識麥美倫、如何參與成為義工 **提問時間:有問有答 **免費自助餐點招待 *有意參加者,請致電慧姸社報名,有助我們安排膳食*

Halal Meat Donation for Welcome Centre Community Café

We were delighted to welcome our friends from MC-UK (My Community UK) who came to celebrate Eid ul Abna, which marks the end of the annual Hadj (pilgrimage to Mecca) for Muslims. They brought us gifts of food to mark the occasion. They also donated mutton and lamb for the Café. All the meat dishes at the Community Café are halal, which reflects the fact that 50% of our service users are Muslim. We try and celebrate all the major faith festivals at the Community Café. It will soon be Diwali (the Hindu Festival of Light), and after that Christmas […]

Mandarin Corner

Mandarin Corner is a drop-in session organised by the Chinese Art Gallery who are in partnership with the Wai Yin. It is a place for people to come and improve their language skills in Mandarin. Anyone who is interested in taking part in the Mandarin Corner can contact us. Day: Usually first Saturday of each month Time: 13:30-15:30 Location: Chinese Art Centre, 13 Thomas Street, Manchester M4 1EU Fee: Free If you are interested in attending, or want more information please contact us: Tel: 0161 833 0377 (Wai Yin Head Office) Contact person: Wai Ling Tang/ Yang Zhang Email: [email protected] […]