WOKINGHAM BOROUGH COUNCIL INTRODUCES THE RECOVERY COLLEGE – A NEW PREVENTATIVE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE

Wokingham Borough Council is delighted to introduce the Recovery College, a new mental health service which gives local people the chance to access workshops and training sessions, designed to help them on their road to recovery.   The Recovery College provides a range of online educational courses and resources, enabling residents to gain a greater ability … Continue reading WOKINGHAM BOROUGH COUNCIL INTRODUCES THE RECOVERY COLLEGE – A NEW PREVENTATIVE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE

Policing and Crime

Tonight, as part of our full Wokingham Borough Council meeting, I watched a presentation from John Campbell, Chief Constable of Thames Valley Police and Felicity Parker, Borough Area Commander - Thames Valley Police. Among a comprehensive and interesting report some very interesting facts and stats were shared. As a result of increased patrols there as … Continue reading Policing and Crime

GORRICK SQUARE BESPOKE BUNGALOW BECOMES HOME

Three young men with specialist care requirements are set to move into a purpose built bungalow at Gorrick Square in Wokingham. This new independent living scheme is a great example of Wokingham Borough Council and its housing companies developing homes in the borough to meet specific needs. The property has been designed with ease of use and quality of life for residents as the main focus. It is fully wheelchair accessible and features specialist … Continue reading GORRICK SQUARE BESPOKE BUNGALOW BECOMES HOME

Extra help for vulnerable children and families in Wokingham Borough

Wokingham Borough Council’s Conservative Group have welcomed an announcement by the Government that it will stand fully behind children and families by providing additional support this winter. The Covid Winter Grant Scheme, launched by the Conservative Government, will deliver an extra £208,703 to help those in the Borough hit hardest by the pandemic. The ring-fenced … Continue reading Extra help for vulnerable children and families in Wokingham Borough