Support Network Milestone

The community support network has continued to serve the community of Mansfield Woodhouse. Despite demand slowing when the nation came out of lockdown in November the volunteers still continued to help those in need of our services, some were delivering prescriptions after they finished work.
One of our volunteers lost her mother to Covid in January […]

Focus Point Santa Visit

Following the success of the the Halloween giveaway we decided to team up with Datsa and her team again at Solar Air Sequin Walls to give the children in our community a special Santa spectacular.

After a Facebook post advertising that Santa will be in the building for a flying socially distanced visit almost 100 families […]

New Venture

With the rise in staycations during the last year combined with the difficulty members of our Memory Café encountered when searching for accessible accommodation at an affordable price we took the decision to purchase a holiday let.

We can proudly announce that we are now have a beautiful fully accessible two bedroom chalet available to let […]

Borehole for Chanda

Working again with our associates in Zambia we have continued our work in Chanda by drilling a borehole for the school and community.

The benefits of a borehole

Water unlocks potential by helping kids stay healthy so they can stay in school. Poor health leads to poor productivity, sickness caused by dirty water saps people’s energy to […]

Support Network receives Community Fund Grant

It is great news that we have received almost £7000 funding to continue supporting the community who are being affected by Covid-19 .

The project was initially awarded £1000 from Nottinghamshire County Council Community Fund to get the ball rolling and its continued success has gained recognition from Lottery Community Fund.

The team are doing a great job […]

New Memory Cafe

Due to a shortfall in dementia services in Mansfield Woodhouse, The Trust decided to open a memory cafe for people living with dementia.

The group meet on the third Friday of every month and it is situated at the Focus Point community centre on Vale Road, which is also managed by the Peaceful (Uhuru) Trust.

It has […]

Chanda School Update

There has been a vast amount of progress made at Chanda since our last update in November. The finish line is so close we can almost touch it now.

The building team has worked hard to get everything ready sending us updates at every stage, as the pictures show the village now has a more than […]

New Partnership at Focus Point Mansfield Woodhouse

We are very proud to announce that we are working in partnership with The Northfield Neighbourhood Management Team (NNMT) to manage a local community centre.

The centre is on Vale Rd in Mansfield Woodhouse, although the centre is open and functional it is under utilised and we believe with more time and investment it be can […]

Winter Wellbeing Events

Over the last year working with Notts County Councillors and Mansfield District Council we have successfully delivered two Winter Wellbeing events. We decided after the success of the winter warmer to enhance the event by providing health & wellbeing advice and some light entertainment for the elderly who were attending.

The main aim of these events […]

Building Our First School!!

Last years trip to Zambia left us plenty to talk about. There are just so many ways and areas that require help, we had endless requests and lots of ideas but unfortunately, our funding pot is not endless and we needed to narrow down our options.

After much debate we decided that our help would best […]