The Challenge – National Citizen Service

Throughout the year our Lunch Club have been working with The Challenge – National Citizen Service (NCS) to provide a number of activities for our clients. NCS participants are young people aged between 16 – 18, and generally come in groups of approximately 10 young people and The Challenge staff. As part of ‘The Challenge’ they partner…

2016 Joint Volunteer Awards

On Saturday 5th November 2016, St Albans Community Association and Better Understanding of Dementia Sandwell (BUDS) held a joint volunteer awards at Brandhall Labour Club in Oldbury. Every year staff are asked to nominate the volunteer they felt contributed significantly to the centre to receive the Pat Ryan Volunteer of the Year Award. Nominees are…

The Friendship Club Planned Activities : 2017

Working closely with St Albans Luncheon Club, The Friendship Club aim to alleviate loneliness and isolation and encourage participation in the activities we provide. The Friendship Club continues to grow from strength to strength. We have held several theme days and trips over the past two years including beach parties, trips to Cadbury World, West…

Kings Head charity fundraising pub quiz

The King’s Head Pub in Hagley Road Birmingham, is helping us raise money for St Albans Community Association. Come and take part: 7.30pm on Sunday 27 March 2016. A quiz like no other, it’s impossible to cheat and you can play directly from your smart-phone! (Don’t worry, it’s not as complicated as it sounds!) Also there’s…