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Celebrating Carers week 2015

The past 9th June 2015, we celebrated the Carers week with a day trip to Crumlin Road Jail. We had such a great time. Read more about our Carers Project

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The Workspace Group is a social enterprise

Good news! We just received our plaque for being a social enterprise. We are members of the SEUK. This plaque was produced by a social enterprise, Wildhearts in Action, this is only one way to be a social enterprise, by buying locally. Find more about the Buy Social campaign and how to get involved in www.buysocial.co.uk Our plaque is […]

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Day out for the Carers project to Crumlin road

The Workspace Group carers project started in October 2014 and we had workshop every month, tailored for our local carers. The workshops varied from health checks, benefits advice, relaxation, cookery demonstration to laughter yoga and horticulture tips. Now to close the carers project we will be going to the Crumlin Road Gaol for a day trip. […]

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Now taking bookings for the Draperstown After School Summer club for kids.

We are now taking Bookings for the Draperstown After School Summer club The Summer club will be open Monday to Friday* from 8 am to 6pm. At Draperstown After School Club, we offer a safe and stimulating Summer Club. We can accommodate up to 32 children aged 4-11. We offer: Affordable childcare for the local community […]

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5k – 10k Runner Bean

The 5k to 10k Runner Bean is on at 8.00pm on Tuesday nights at the Backrow Recreation Centre and Saturday mornings at 10.00am at the Derrynoid Forest. If you feel you have achieved the 5k and you are looking to advance to the 10K please come along and join this group. if you need any […]

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Couch to 5K running group

The Couch to 5K running group is on at the Backrow Recreation Centre on Tuesday nights at 6.00pm and Saturday mornings at 9.00am starting at Derrynoid Forest. The couch to 5k is for people who want to start running and may have no previous experience of running, it is a group but a small group […]

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Tyrone U21 doctor helps launch new life saving device

(L-R) Laurence O’Kane, new Chairman The Workspace Group, Adele McIvor, Corporate Services Manager, The Workspace Group and Dr Logan, Draperstown Surgery. Dr Michael Logan, GP in Draperstown and doctor to the All-Ireland winning U21 team, has helped launch a new community defibrillator for the village. This vital life-saving device which was provided by The Workspace […]

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Couch to 5 k run

Join us to the Couch to 5 K run on the Saturday 2nd May 2015 at 9 am Derrynoid Forest. £2 per person. All participants get a race t-shirt. For further information, please contact Emma on 028 7962 8113 or emma@theworkspacegroup.org Also check our Facebook page for more updates… Get your tickets here We hope you […]

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Closing date for Workspace Community Fund

Workspace Community Fund – The closing date for the current round of applications is Friday 1st of May. The Workspace Community Fund is currently open for applications The Workspace Community Fund is currently open for applications from Community and Voluntary groups from the Magherafelt area to help fund projects and activities which will help improve […]

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Carers Project session 8 – Alternative healing therapies

The 8th session of our Draperstown Carers Project took place on Tuesday 21st April. Pascal Benson led an interactive workshop. Pascal talked about food sensitivity, Bach Flowers, and homeopathy. He also talked about remedies and acupuncture. The workshop included advice on how to manage a range of issues and concerns faced by people on a […]

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