Wallacewell, Glasgow

Oasis at Wallacewell is a community-based project of Wallacewell Community Fellowship, a local church in an area of Glasgow that has gone through a major renovation.

The project seeks to address the identified issues of the local area and uses a holistic approach to see community transformation by building strong, healthy families. Its programmes include:

  • ICT programme – in partnership with Glasgow Kelvin College
  • Mother and toddler group
  • Wee Cook/Big Cook – healthy eating workshops for children and parents to promote healthy eating on a budget
  • Bullseye after school programme
  • Saturday evening youth cafe
  • Coming home centre – weekly get together and lunch for local veterans

Wallacewell Good Neighbour Funding

Provident Good Neighbour funding supports a Project Manager role whose tasks will include the planning, directing and co-ordinating of activities to ensure that goals and objectives are accomplished.

In addition, one-off support was provided to allow them to install a new sound system which will be used to enhance the activities.