Bringing isolated and lonely people together for stimulating activities and friendly chat and sharing our knowledge on hoarding to highlight issues and gain support.
Every Monday – Locations and times vary depending on activity (see side panel for dates and venues).
Men's Peer Support Group
Every Wednesday, 1pm -3pm, 5 Rougier Street, York
Come and have a chat, a cuppa and a laugh with other men and the Community Bees crew.
Acts of Kindness Clothes Sales
We run our sales in the back room of Costa Coffee in Haxby, York.
We sell new clothes for £2 and pre-loved clothes for £1. Come along, grab a bargain and have a chat!
The Shop That Talks
Every 2nd Tuesday of the month, 10am-12pm, Co-op Haxby
Come and have a chat with Community Bees every month at the Haxby Co-op Store.
Chat about things you are concerned about or just drop by and say ‘Hello’.
We are there to talk about anything that is on your mind, to give you information and advice to support you in any way we can, especially during these difficult and confusing Covid times.
We often have other organisations with us, like Citizen’s Advice and Dementia Forward and your Local Area Coordinator who is there to help and support you too.
Call in a see us at the Haxby Co-op, we always like a natter.
The Story of The Shop that Talks: Read about the concept behind supporting people directly in their local store and what a difference it makes.
Every 2nd Friday of the month, 9am-11am, Sainsbury’s Haxby
Come and have a chat with Community Bees every month at the Haxby Sainsbury Store. Chat about things you are concerned about or just drop by and say ‘Hello’.
Independent Sellers Market
Any money raised by the market is used to provide activities that reduce isolation and loneliness, for Small Acts of Kindness and also to support the most disadvantaged people within the community.
Places are limited on Stepping Out days, so in the first instance, contact Michaela firstname.lastname@example.org or call her on 07772 107 763 to secure your place.
Men’s Peer Support Group
The Shop that Talks
Every 2nd Tuesday of the month,
Co-op Haxby, Ryedale Court, Haxby, York, YO32 3SA
Every 2nd Friday of the month,
Sainsbury’s Haxby, 39 The Village, Haxby, York YO32 2HU
Support us to support others
We rely on community donations and grants to support the most vulnerable in society and providing them with a lifeline of help and hope.
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