Men's Activities

Elemental Project

Background

Bee Wirral CIC Mens’s Projects The story so far

2014

The Silverbacks are formed

Silverbacks are formed

2014

2016

Allotment project begins

Allotment project begins

2017

Woodshop is created

Woodshop is created

2017

2018

A bit of drama

A bit of Drama

2019

Allotment handed over

Allotment handed over

2019

2020

Covid and relocation impacts

COVID reloacation impacts

2021

Making it elemental

Making it elemental

2021

Elemental Project Mission statement

“To reduce isolation of men Wirral through activities and community integration.”

Our
Outcomes

1

To reduce isolation in men on Wirral

2

To improve wellbeing in Men who attend our sessions

3

To improve skills and education

4

To improve confidence

5

To give to the community

Our Delivery Principles

Hub based in areas of need

To embed the 5 ways to wellbeing in our delivery

Collaborative partnership

To be inclusive and promote equality

To support venture

Creative Hub

Creative Hub

Location: Liberty Church, Birkenhead Town Centre

  • Creative art classes
  • Stay and Jam sessions
  • Poetry
  • Performing Arts
  • Creative discussion

Woodwork Hub

Location: TBC

A hub for activities related to woodwork

  • Joinery for horticulture
  • Joinery for wildlife
  • Willow weaving
  • Supporting Environment projects

Wellbeing Hub

A hub for activities that promote physical activity and wellness

Location: Across Wirral

  • Sea Fishing
  • Walks
  • Coarse fishing
  • Cycle rides
  • Sports
  • Leisure
  • Wellbeing services

Green Hub

Location: Birkenhead Landsdowne Place

  • Growing vegetables
  • Enhancing biodiversity
  • Community volunteering
  • Horticulture
  • Reuse/recycle
  • Access to nature

Craft Hub

Location: Liscard (various venues)

  • Willow weaving
  • Art
  • Sewing
  • Woodwork assembly
  • Other crafts specified by residents

What next

Deliver Liscard Community Grant Funding

Development of the Hubs to provide collaborative support to organisations and service users

Wildlife Corridor Project Bidston to Liscard

Increase attendees and volunteer numbers for our service

Find a wood shop venue

Provide training and support to service proviers to ensure consistency

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Bee Wirral CIC
Summerhill House
Fifth Avenue
CH43 9LB

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