Archive for May, 2017

Wai Yin Society Board Members Recruitment

Wai Yin Society’s Board are seeking to appoint three new members to ensure we have the capacity and skills to oversee the next phase of our work; to include a treasurer and an individual with experience of legal work and/or human resources. For more information, please click the link to download the full job description: WY Board Member Recruitment 2017 How to apply Kindly submit a CV and a covering letter by 14th July 2017 (Friday), 5pm, stating why you wish to be considered for the role, to [email protected] . Please use “Board Member Application 2017” as the subject of the […]

Community Radio Sheung Lok

Working with partner, All FM radio, Wai Yin Society now broadcasts community radio from its elderly centre in Ardwick. [mixcloud width=100% height=400 light=1] For further details, please contact: Louise Wong, telephone 0161 272 4782 [mixcloud width=100% height=60 hide_cover=1 mini=1 light=1]

Wai Yin signs up to a Memorandum for social care and wellbeing

On Friday 12th May, I attended a very important meeting at Manchester’s Town Hall.  Here, I represented Wai Yin Society to sign up to a new Memorandum of Understanding, that sets out a framework for health and social care services to help and support the people of Greater Manchester by working alongside public bodies such as Primary Care Trusts. This agreement is the basis of a powerful new relationship between the statutory health sector and the voluntary and charity sector, helping to improve health and social care services across the region.  Many other community organisations attended and signed up to […]

Health Talk: Know More about Diabetes

The health talk on the topic of diabetes given by Denise Megson, a  University of Salford nursing lecturer, on the 3rd May, was a great success! Around 20 people from the BME community attended whom received a lot of health information and advice on this national epidemic. 講座 – 糖尿病知多一點點 Health Talk – Know more Diabetes 日期Date:  2017年5月3日  (星期三Wed) 時間Time:      早上11時至中午12時 地點Venue:   常樂中心Sheung Lok Wellbeing Centre Justin Close, Manchester, M13 9UB 講員:   Denise Megson (University of Salford講師) 歡迎參加!  詳情請與Louise Wong聯絡 For more information, please contact Louise Wong 電話: 0161 272 7482