Archive for February, 2018

International Womens Day : Women of Possibilities

We are engaging in a number of activities this month to promote International Womens Day 2018. On Saturday, there will be a “walk for women” in the city centre. We are going to meet at the Chinatown arch at 1pm and from there, link up with the main procession outside central library. Please do come and join us, in support!     Also, on  Thursday 8th March, we will host an event at the Sheung Lok Centre, on the theme of the Womens’ Suffrage movement, details below: To quote the City Council website: “2018 marks the centenary of the Representation […]

Thank You all Visitors, Volunteers and Staff at our Chinese New Year Stall

 A very big “thank you” to all the visitors who celebrated with us, and staff and volunteers who turned out on Sunday 18th February in Albert Square to assist with Manchester’s Chinese New Year of the Dog celebrations, which raised awareness of  Wai Yin Society’s services among the general public. This year’s festival was arguably the best ever! We were able to entertain the public on the day with a variety of activities (choi-san fancy dress, writing Chinese names, guess the name of our dog, treasure hunt, selling paper dragons etc.), and I believe that this in itself is a valuable service that contributes to […]

Wai Yin awarded Matrix Quality Mark

We are delighted to announce that Wai Yin Society has recently renewed and been re-awarded the Matrix Standard. We have been successful in obtaining the Matrix Quality Mark for another 3 years! ‘If an organisation has the Matrix Standard, you know they are up to a benchmark of quality in terms of their provision.’ The Matrix Standard is a unique quality standard for organisations to assess and measure their advice and support services, which ultimately supports individuals in their choice of career, learning, work and life goals. We hold the Matrix Quality Mark, which provides you with assurance that we […]

Free ESOL Course for Mums, Grandmums and Babies

Stepping stones promo Day: Every Wednesday Time: 10:30am to 11:30am Venue: Wai Yin Headquarter (66-68 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5 JU) Remark: Children must be 4 years and below Limited Spaces, Please enrol ASAP! For more information, please contact Wai Yin Society. Telephone: 0161 833 0377 Email: [email protected] 想学习英文却没人能帮忙照顾小孩? 上课时间:每週星期三,早上10点半至11点半 上课地点:慧妍社总部 (66-68 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5 JU) *注:小孩必须是4岁或以下 名额有限,尽快报名! 欲知更多详情,请联系慧妍社 0161 833 0377 或发电邮至 [email protected] Stepping stones promo Stepping stones promo English version