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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

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Happy New Year with our New Years Newsletter

As we move into 2024 we just want to wish you all a very Happy, blessed, and prosperous New Year.  It is good to look back over last year and reflect on some of the great things Water Lily has achieved and to do that we have written another Newsletter.  To read our...

Water Lily Cafe Supports UN Women Orange the World Campaign

Our cafe has orange bunting and balloons up in support of the UN Women Orange the World campaign.  We were approached by the Bournemouth Soroptimists to see if we would get behind the Orange the World campaign, The UNiTE campaign has proclaimed the 25th of each month...

Mental Health Resilience Training – Sleeping Well

Today in our Mental Health Resilience course we looked at sleep and how we get that essential rest that often eludes us. Here are just some take aways from today that can help. Establish A Consistent Sleep Schedule: Try to go to bed and wake up at the same time every...

Cooking on a budget – week 4

Here we are - week 4 of our 8-week Cooking on a Budget course. This week we went Vegetarian Chilli. This course is full of fun, cooking and tips on how to work within a budget. The course is currently full but if you are a woman living in the Bournemouth,...

Crafty Diggers Continues to Thrive

Our Craft and Gardening Group continues to go from strength to strength.  The allotment is now being winterised and the craft group are now looking at making jewlery and cards to sell at our Christmas Fayre.  If you are a woman and would like to get involved in this...

Grant Received from Postcode Local Trust

The Water Lily Project is really pleased to have been selected to receive a grant from the Postcode Local Trust which will help us continue to provide free 1:1 Support to our Beneficiaries.  87% of our Beneficiaries report that they are grappling with mental health...

We Are Hiring – Part Time Support Worker (20hrs PW £10.50ph)

Job Advert: Support Worker Role at the Water Lily Project   Position: Support Worker – Mental Health Focus Location: Christchurch, Dorset Organization: Water Lily Project Salary: £10.50 per hour Hours: 20 hours per week Fixed 1 Year Contract   Are you...

Summer Newsletter

Water Lily Project Summer Newsletter 280623 click the link to down load our latest summer news letter

Our Cafe Won a Christchurch Business Award !!!

Our Cafe won!! Christchurch Business Awards - Outstanding Community Support Award. It is great when all the hard work we do is recognised. It was noted by the judges that our Cafe offers a warm welcoming refuge to those less fortunate of Christchurch. It was also...

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