CHANGES Community Health Project Update

CHANGES Community Health Project would like to reiterate that they are open and their core services are being delivered: 1-1 therapy, groups and courses (online) and healthy living activities. Phone lines are open 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday. Please encourage anyone seeking support to call or email on 0131 653 3977 or info@changeschp.org.uk.Continue readingCHANGES Community Health Project Update

Capacity building training calendar aims to match skills to volunteers

East Lothian Learning Partnership and Community Learning and Development Services have produced an information flyer promoting The Capacity Building Training Calendar 2012 – 2013.Continue readingCapacity building training calendar aims to match skills to volunteers

Dunbar Community Kitchen

Dunbar Community Kitchen Ltd is progressing plans to open a training kitchen and cafe in the new Bleachingfield Centre. The steering group would really appreciate your input to this brief survey to assess the demand for different services: Dunbar Community Kitchen Survey (survey now closed) If you think you might use this cafe, book catering…Continue readingDunbar Community Kitchen

Community Cafe and Training Kitchen

Sustaining Dunbar has won a tendering process to work in partnership with East Lothian Council to develop a new community enterprise to take on the running of the cafe and training kitchen which forms part of the new Dunbar Community Centre at Bleachingfield. This enterprise will provide: cafe facilities for those using and working in…Continue readingCommunity Cafe and Training Kitchen

People do want to make change yes but…

2025 Resilience Mapping and Action Planning ProjectContinue readingPeople do want to make change yes but…

We are making maps!

The 2025 M.A.P Project team are making maps to record the past, the present and your ideas about the future regarding access to local food, public transport and paths, local employment, home energy efficiency etc.  So far 600+ local people through out ward 7 have shared and mapped their knowledge and ideas. The summary reports…Continue readingWe are making maps!

2025 Survey Report Back

We currently have 26 volunteer facilitators knocking on doors around the Dunbar and East Linton area, carrying out a survey regarding local: food, energy, transport and employment -potentially interviewing up to 1000 local people. You are invited to their report back session at 3pm on Thursday 28th January at Hallhill HealthyLiving Centre. All Welcome. We…Continue reading2025 Survey Report Back

Do you live in the Trees, Wingate, Ashfield areas of Dunbar or Oldhamstocks, Innerwick, Spott, Stenton, East Linton?

For the: 2025 Vision Map and Action Planning Project
Work will be to gather the views and opinions from people living in these three areas of Dunbar.
No selling involved – local knowledge and opinion gathering exercise only – full training given.
All that is required is local knowledge, basic confidence, good communication skills and the motivation to give as many people in your area a chance to share their views and opinions.
How to apply? By telephoning Susan Guy on 01368 866920Continue readingDo you live in the Trees, Wingate, Ashfield areas of Dunbar or Oldhamstocks, Innerwick, Spott, Stenton, East Linton?

Training in Community Mapping and Action Planning

Scottish Participatory Initiatives (SPI) is running this training workshop  in Dunbar. This training event is free for Sustaining Dunbar members. Space is limited so please contact Susan Guy as soon as possible to reserve your place. For information about Community Mapping please see: Scottish Participatory Initiatives See how to become a member of Sustaining Dunbar…Continue readingTraining in Community Mapping and Action Planning