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  • We’re Recruiting

    17 May 2022

    We’re recruiting for a new Family Support Worker for our Family Centre in Redhill. This is a part-time role (21 hours per week). For information and to apply, please follow this link.

  • New Bishop Visit

    12 May 2022

    It was a joy and privilege to welcome the Bishop of Croydon designate, Dr. Rosemarie Mallett to Welcare in East Surrey (seen here with Welcare staff left to right Georgia Waterton, Fay Morris, Marion Plotnek and Kate Silcock)  Dr. Mallett has supported our work as part of the social mission of the Diocese of Southwark […]

  • Cake, glorious cake!

    27 Apr 2022

    We are delighted to announce that we have been asked to partner with The Cake Initiative. The Cake Initiative is a fantastic organisation with a team of wonderful volunteer bakers who make delicious and imaginative birthday cakes for struggling families free of charge. We are looking forward to sharing photos and stories of the beautiful […]

  • Generous Grant from City Bridge Trust

    27 Apr 2022

    We are thrilled to announce that The City Bridge Trust has generously agreed to fund our work in SE London with a five year grant of £193,000 which will enable us to expand our Families & Schools Together (FAST) programme in Greenwich and Bromley. To read The City Bridge Trust article follow this link. City […]

  • New SFSC group!

    29 Mar 2022

    Welcare are delighted to be partnering with Skylarks to deliver a new Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities programme. This group will be face to face at Skylark’s CrossWay Centre, and we are very excited to resume face to face group work with the families again. Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities (SFSC) is a strengths-based community programme designed […]

  • Greenwich Equality & Equity Charter

    28 Mar 2022

    We are proud to have joined the Greenwich Equality Charter, and alongside The Royal Borough of Greenwich we will continue to support the diverse population of local families to improve their lives for the better. Follow this link for more information.

  • We’re recruiting

    22 Mar 2022

    Welcare are recruiting a new Family Support Worker for South East London, with focus around the Greenwich and Bromley areas. The closing date is Friday 18th April 2022. For more information about this exciting role, follow this link.

  • New Caring Dads Group

    17 Mar 2022

    Welcare in partnership with St Michael’s Fellowship will be delivering a new Caring Dads group towards the end of April. Please see the above poster for more details.  

  • Lent Lunch

    9 Mar 2022

              A huge thank you to Margaret Squire who organised our first Lent Lunch of 2022. Margaret leads by example and has raised thousands of pounds for the work of Welcare and is an active member of St Mary with St Alban Church in Teddington. Margaret brings passion and commitment to […]

  • Edith Davidson – Co-founder of Welcare

    4 Mar 2022

    The Diocesan Association of Friendless Girls was founded in 1894 by the Rt Revd Randall Davidson, Bishop of Rochester and his wife Edith. The status of women in the Victorian era is often seen as an illustration of the striking discrepancy between British wealth and power and its appalling social conditions.  In a time when […]

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