Weekly drop in session for anyone who may be experiencing domestic abuse.
Date Reviewed: 14.2.20
Early Starters is a playgroup for children from birth to school age accompanied by their parent or carer. Parents and carers are encouraged to take part in lots of activities with their children to help them learn through play.
Each week is slightly different with a rotation of toys including: active toys, home corner, dressing up, book corner, music, train track, garage, puzzles and creative play. In addition we have a soft baby area with age suitable toys.
A healthy snack is provided and we include a sing along session. A warm welcome awaits Mums, Dads, grandparents, child minders and anyone else caring for a child under 5.
Parents and carers can enjoy a free cup of tea/coffee and toast.
We also organise trips and fund raising events throughout the year.
Takes place term-time only.
Date Reviewed: 26.11.2019
Friendly slimming group.
£5 per session plus the Slimming World joining fee.
Contact Kirton Town Hall on 01652 640911 or 07752 246255 for further information.
Date reviewed: 27.12.19
The Network Cafés are a new community-based initiative delivered by staff from the Adult Mental Health Social Work Team. The vision is to offer practical advice and information to people that have experienced mental health problems with support, specific to their social need.
Drop-in session is held Friday from 9am – 12noon at Brigg Youth Centre on Grammar School Road.
We can offer support and signposting relating to:
* Managing mental health.
* Access to adult education or training.
* Returning to work or managing mental health in the workplace.
The Network Café will also be running educational sessions, which staff will book people into via the drop-ins. The sessions running currently in all of the Network Cafés include:
* Living Mindfully – How to introduce mindfulness to our everyday lives.
* Managing stress.
* Motivate Me – A course about goal setting and keeping motivation high.
Please note, we cannot help people complete benefits forms in their entirety, however if people are struggling due to literacy issues, or are in need of some “light touch” support or encouragement with this, we can offer some assistance. For detailed enquiries and support around benefit entitlement please contact JobCentre Plus on 0844 474 5029.
Date reviewed: 14.2.20
Meets every Friday from 10am to 12noon at Broughton Village Hall.
Costs £2 per session, with the first session free.
Date reviewed: 14.08.19
Weekly sessions every Friday morning from 10am to 12 noon.
Sessions are free.
Date reviewed: 17.3.2020
A playgroup for parents/carers and children from birth to 5 that takes place every Friday from 10am to 12 noon.
Come and join in the fun activities and a snack.
Contact Rachel by email Rachel.email@example.com or Rev Kath Darby on 01652 649971 for further information.
We also have a Facebook Page.
Date reviewed: 6.2.20
This is an interactive group led by one of the Mums Heather, using instruments, children are encouraged to sing along and learn actions to everyone’s favourite nursery rhymes.
There will also be soft toys and playthings and the opportunity to dance and shake along.
Suitable for children between ages 0 – 5 years old
All children, along with their parents, grandparents, carers are welcome to join us for singing, rhyming and shaking along on a Friday from 10.30am – 11.30am at the Rabbit Hole Bookshop in Brigg.
For more more information contact Heather McSharry.
Date reviewed: 13.2.2020
Every Friday from 1pm to 4pm at Broughton Village Hall.
The cost is variable but includes refreshments.
To book, contact Jane Birkby by phone (please call after 12.30pm) or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Date reviewed: 4.10.19
Come and join our ‘Reading for Pleasure’ group which takes place at The Rabbit Hole Bookshop in Brigg from 4pm to 5pm (Term Time Only).
Suitable for children between ages 11 to 14 years old.
Permission slips are available at The Rabbit Hole Bookshop.
For more information contact Nick or Mel on 01652 408534.
Date reviewed: 6.2.20