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Podcast

HopeFM – August 2020

Blair Crawford speaks with Colin Bennett, the Chair of the Water Lily Project

HopeFM & The Bizhear podcast – June 2019

Blair Crawford speaks with Sue Daly, a Trustee of the Water Lily Project to talk about their new intergenerational project, ‘Chatterbox’.

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Radio Solent Interview – March 2019

Radio Solent Interview – January 2019

TEN BUSINESSES NEEDED TO JOIN THE 10:10 WATER LILY PROJECT PLEDGE AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE TO VULNERABLE WOMEN

The Water Lily Project in Christchurch celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. This small, Christian charity helps vulnerable women in the BCP area back to independent living. The pandemic has meant the charity has experienced its busiest year in its decade with a...

VENA CAVA DESIGN LACES UP SUPPORT FOR WATER LILY PROJECT

Poole-based corsetry, haberdashery and costume supply business, Vena Cava Design, has chosen The Water Lily Project as its Charity of the Year.  Vena Cava Design is a family-run business which has been supplying professional, home costumiers, corsetieres and...

DOUBLE YOUR DONATION TO THE WATER LILY PROJECT WITH AMAZONSMILE

Calling all Amazon Prime members - it's time to DOUBLE DONATE! Please help us. Shop Amazon Prime Day deals from 21st – 22nd June at smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/1145718-0 or with AmazonSmile ON in the Amazon Shopping app, and AmazonSmile will DOUBLE donations to Water Lily...

PLEASE NOMINATE US AS YOUR CHOSEN CHARITY FOR £1000 DONATION

Please help The Water Lily Project gain much needed donations by nominating us for the Movement For Good Awards. We have experienced a huge increase in the need for our services - up 80% year-on-year. Just click on the link below to nominate us. Closing date is 13...

A time to say thank you to all our amazing volunteers

The Water Lily Project is indebted to its amazing volunteers who help keep us afloat and allow us to continue to support vulnerable women in Christchurch and the surrounding areas back to independent living. A huge thank you to you all during Volunteers Week 2021. Our...

Come rain or shine – our community cafe welcomes you back

Come in out of the rain! It's been one of the wettest and coldest May month on record. But the good news is that at last our community cafe can welcome you inside again. We've got lots of new menus for you to enjoy including a weekly new specials board where you can...

The Best is Yet to Come – the gift of inspirational reading

The Water Lily Project was recently delighted to receive a generous donation from an anonymous couple at Lansdowne Church in Bournemouth. The donation allowed us to purchase 160 inspirational and Christian books from Nancy Goudie Ministries Trust ...

CREATIVE ART SESSIONS BY CHRISTCHURCH ARTIST TO HELP VULNERABLE WOMEN

A chance meeting with a talented local artist and the generous gift of much-needed funding has enabled The Water Lily Project to launch a series of creative art sessions. Our charity, which supports vulnerable women in Christchurch and surrounding areas to get back to...

LIFE AFTER LOCKDOWN – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED WHEN CAFE REOPENS

There will come a time again when our cafes can reopen their door and we can enjoy coffee and cake or a lazy lunch out with friends once more. And to be ready for that long-awaited announcement, The Water Lily Café is looking for volunteers to join its friendly team...

MENTAL HEALTH BOOST FOR WLP AS WELLBEING EXPERT IS APPOINTED DEPUTY MANAGER

Here at The Water Lily Project (WLP) we're delighted to appoint a Deputy Manager for the first time in our charity's ten-year history. Bev McKay takes on this new role, having worked for WLP for six months as a support worker providing one to one counselling for women...

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131 Barrack Rd, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 2AW

Call Us: 07743 719063 (Manager) or 07507 890116 (Support Worker)