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Advice Centre Reaches out for Help!

March 28, 2012 by


Heeley Advice Centre has secured some major new funding allowing it to employ a new Advice Worker to restart outreach sessions in the Gleadless Valley and Arbourthorne areas. These extra outreach sessions will allow the Centre to give much needed Advice to more local people on their own doorstep. The Advice Worker will give generalist advice […]

Christmas Fair

November 20, 2010 by


Just to let everyone know that the Christmas Fair is at Meersbrook Park Church NEXT SATURDAY 27th  @”2.00pm. Plenty of stalls and FATHER CHRISTMAS will be putting in an appearance. Admission is 20p It will also give people the opportunity to have look round the New Church

Heeley Advice Centre Rises to Funding Challenge

October 19, 2010 by


Staff at Heeley Advice Centre have spent the summer battling to save local advice services in Heeley. The crisis emerged earlier this year when the Legal Services Commission announced its decision to reduce previous levels of funding in Heeley in favour of city centre services. Heeley Advice Centre faced a 50% cut in funding and […]

1st Service

October 17, 2010 by


Today was the day. Meersbrook Park URC held the first service in their NEW Church, and it was enjoyed by a VERY full church. The Rev.d Shirley Knibbs was the Minister in charge and there were many people from out of the area and also from other Churches.  Everyone got the chance to have a […]

First Service

October 8, 2010 by


I just thought I would bring it to everyones notice that Meersbrook Bank United Reformed Church are holding their first service in the NEW CHURCH on the 17th of October.  EVERYONE is welcome to attend and have a look round the building at the same time.

Do You Know About Heeley Advice Centre?

June 1, 2010 by


The Heeley Advice Centre is a little known service that has helped people in the community since the mid 1980’s. The 3 full time paid advisors and 6 trained volunteered advisors provide help and advice for those seeking welfare rights benefits, income support, child benefits and advice on rent arrears. Sylvia who is the centre’s […]