West Bowling Community Advice & Training Centre

Description The centre is open Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:30pm Multi-Lingual and bilingual workers are employed at the centre.

Advice

We deliver advice, information & guidance in all areas.

Gym

  • Gym & sauna facilities
  • Women only sessions
  • Men only sessions
  • Additional advice & guidance
  • Personal training support
  • Keep fit aerobic classes
  • Technique classes

Health & Well Being Activities Projects

  • Early interventions & preventative initiatives
  • Therapeutic activities
  • Older people projects/mental health groups
  • Health courses
  • Well being activities for the elderly with mental health issues
  • Women's group
  • Nutritional advice & information
  • Healthy lifestyle complimentary activities
  • One to one coaching
  • NHS Healthy Weight Management Courses
  • Aerobics/Keep Fit Classes - off site
  • Healthy Living activities
  • Older Women's Support Group
  • Well-Being Programme for Elderly people
  • Gym & Sauna Facilities
  • Beep Scheme in operation

Community Services

We provide a number of different courses in education & learning at different satellite venues. We currently offer the following courses:
  • English Classes (Entry 1,2,3)
  • Sewing Classes Beginners and advance
  • Confidence Building Course
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Life in the UK
  • Beauty Care and Mehndi Courses
  • ITQ
  • Employability skills
  • Communication skills
  • Beauty therapy
  • Mental health awareness
  • Childcare
  • Awareness of life care
  • Customer services
  • Developing enterprise skills
  • Personal safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Exploring educational studies
  • Volunteering
  • Various NVQ's for work based learning
  • Health & safety
  • Job Centre Plus placements
  • Functional Skills courses
  • IT support
  • Volunteers Placement/Training/School Placements
  • Educational Courses

We also provide the following services

  • Community Development Support
  • Peacemaker International
  • Support for small Community group's
  • Capacity building for individuals and projects
  • Health Trainer Sessions
  • Councillor Surgeries
  • Housing Reports & Translations e.g Marriage & Birth Certificates
  • Specialist Support in Welfare Benefits & Debt issues - by appointment only
  • Immigration
  • Debt Advice
  • Disability Living Allowance Appointments
  • Employment support
  • AGM March/April
Full Street Address: West Bowling Centre
Postal Code: BD5 8EA
info@wbcentre.org.uk
Phone Number: 01274 733770
Organisation Characteristics: Paid Workers, Takes short-term volunteers/ placements, Takes long-term volunteers
Geographical area: Bowling and Barkerend
Has documents: Constitution or other governing document
Information last updated: 4th October 2016