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.