Our Stories

Support for our Acts of Kindness

One of the things we’re really proud of at Community Bees CIC is our ability to help those in need in many different ways. When we recieve a call to someone who needs warm items, food or white goods, we always do everything we can.

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Find us on Tik Tok

A big part of what we do at Community Bees CIC is helping to dispel the myths surrounding hoarding disorder. We do this through awareness days, training for organisations, and spreading the word through our partners.

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Two simple ‘Acts of Kindness’ that improved lives

At Community Bees we’re hands-on, upbeat and non-judgmental and in last week we received two calls for help that we were more than happy to answer. We do many ‘Acts of Kindness’ throughout the year. In 2023 we did 76 of them! Act of Kindness 1: We recieved a call

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Community Bees CIC on ITV Calendar

It’s been such a busy year for Community Bees CIC. Our mission here at Community Bees is to make a difference to some of the most vulnerable people in our city. We also work to reduce the stigma surrounding hoarding disorder and as the only organisation of it’s kind in

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Such sad news

Community Bees are devastated to share the news of our good friend Sylvie passing away Sylvie had struggled with her hoarding for over 20 years before we met her in 2019 (See her story), but after we had helped transform her home, we started to get out and about with

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Remembering Marjorie

Marjorie: Never Forgotten

Everyone at Community Bees is missing the lovely Marjorie. Always on the move, Marjorie was an absolute love, a friend to many and didn’t stand still for one minute!   She absolutely loved a tombola.    Marjorie is sadly missed at our Friday group at St Lukes and we send

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Matthews flat before and after

Turning Matthew’s life around

From a rubbish-filled obstacle course into a cosy home At the Age of 51 3/4 Matthew is a lovely man. He worked all his life, was relatively happy  – your average every day middle-aged man. But when an illness struck him he lost his way and got into the habit

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Be part of a Small Act of Kindness

Our Small Act of Kindness bookshelves are a simple idea.  Community Bees put a stocked bookshelf in a local shop or organisation and anyone who wants to take a book gives a small donation. We restock the bookshelf regularly and keep it tidy. Any donations given are put towards supporting isolated people with

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Hints & Tips to clean your home using everyday affordable items

Michaela and the Community Bees want to share some of their household cleaning secrets, using affordable everyday items, so that you can clean your house cheaply and keep things smelling peachy. WHITE VINEGAR – Cleaning product White vinegar makes an excellent cleaning product, especially for sinks, stainless steel and for

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