Stanway in Colchester

Helping Hands

This is a NEW Group. The aim of this Group is to provide practical guidance, training and experience to U3A members with an altruistic outlook, in order to provide assistance to individuals and organisations in our community. Although it is early days the response has been very positive, and will be followed by those stepping into volunteering opportunities being supported by U3A group members.

Members have opted to help pupils with reading; lead health and wellbeing walks; and provide assistance with Colchester Credit Union. Other opportunities include enabling those with disabilities to do their weekly shop; helping the recovery of stroke victims; guiding primary school pupils interested in gardening and assisting with social afternoons for the elderly. This Group will work in partnership with Age Concern Colchester to give members of the group access to the appropriate checks, not available through their primary volunteering route.

If you are interested in this Group please use the Bluebird contact button at the side of the page to send a message to the Group Leader.

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Dining Out - Com Bon Appetit Dining Out - Curry Thursdays Dining Out - Grey Gourmets Dining Out - Krishna Curry Nite
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Dining Out - Stanway Stars Dining Out - Tuesday Tearaways Discussion Forum Exploring World Religions
Family History Family History Online Film Club U3A Gardening 1
Gardening 2 Greek Helping Hands History - Military
Indoor Games - Backgammon Indoor Games - Chess Indoor Games - Cribbage Indoor Games - MahJong
Indoor Games - Rummikub Indoor Games - Rummikub 2 Indoor Games - Rummikub 3 Indoor Games - Scrabble 1
Indoor Games - Scrabble 2 Indoor Games - Scrabble 3 Interpreting History Mindfulness
Opera Appreciation Poetry Appreciation Sing from the Heart Singing for Pleasure
Solo Travellers Spanish Conversation Beginners Plus Spanish Intermediate Sports - Badminton Mixed Ability 1
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Sports - Petanque Sports - Pickleball Sports - Putt in the Park Sports - Squash 57
Sports - Table Tennis Sports - Tai Chi Sports - Ten Pin Bowling Sports - Walking Cricket
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More Group Pages
Bikers Birdwatching 2
Birdwatching 3 Books - Non-Fiction
Books - Readers Digest Camera Club
Church Visits Classics Reading
Creative Writing 1 Creative Writing 2 -Stories & Publishing
Creative Writing 3 - Fun With Words Dining Out - Chatter & Platter
Dining Out - Com Bon Appetit Dining Out - Curry Thursdays
Dining Out - Grey Gourmets Dining Out - Krishna Curry Nite
Dining Out - Lunchtime Friends Dining Out - Magnificent 7th
Dining Out - Munch Bunch Dining Out - Old Originals
Dining Out - Stanway Stars Dining Out - Tuesday Tearaways
Discussion Forum Exploring World Religions
Family History Family History Online
Film Club U3A Gardening 1
Gardening 2 Greek
Helping Hands History - Military
Indoor Games - Backgammon Indoor Games - Chess
Indoor Games - Cribbage Indoor Games - MahJong
Indoor Games - Rummikub Indoor Games - Rummikub 2
Indoor Games - Rummikub 3 Indoor Games - Scrabble 1
Indoor Games - Scrabble 2 Indoor Games - Scrabble 3
Interpreting History Mindfulness
Opera Appreciation Poetry Appreciation
Sing from the Heart Singing for Pleasure
Solo Travellers Spanish Conversation Beginners Plus
Spanish Intermediate Sports - Badminton Mixed Ability 1
Sports - Badminton Mixed Ability 2 Sports - Croquet
Sports - Golf Sports - Nordic walking
Sports - Petanque Sports - Pickleball
Sports - Putt in the Park Sports - Squash 57
Sports - Table Tennis Sports - Tai Chi
Sports - Ten Pin Bowling Sports - Walking Cricket
Sports - Walking Football Sports - Walking Rugby
Sports-Badminton Experienced Thinking Allowed
Ukulele - Stanway Strummers Ukulele Ukulele - Ukes 4 Fun
Walk with Lunch Wine Appreciation (SWAG)