By: admin_thebrick On: November 18, 2020 In: Job Vacancies, Latest News Comments: 0
20Jul
By: admin_thebrick On: July 20, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Lancashire glass artisan, Julie Langan, has raised over £6,000 for The Brick from the sale of uniquely created fused glass rainbows and rainbow hearts, to help provide much-needed funds for The Brick, during the Covid-19 crisis. Julie Langan’s glass workshop and gallery are located at Cedar Farm Galleries in...

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08Apr
By: admin_thebrick On: April 8, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 0

The Brick remains open, maintaining all support and staff operating as key workers under the categories of food distribution and charity delivering frontline services. We continue to work with people in the most vulnerable categories, delivering vital advice, support and mentoring, practical help (food, clothes, toiletries) and an increased...

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07Apr
By: admin_thebrick On: April 7, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Amidst all the chaos of our very surreal life at the moment, we stopped for a while on Tuesday to have a zoom meeting with our partners Mayday Trust. We all work in a person led way through the PTS (personal transition service) and felt it necessary to ask...

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02Apr
By: admin_thebrick On: April 2, 2020 In: Events, Latest News Comments: 0

In the light of the coronavirus pandemic, The Brick has agreed a business continuity plan. This has been devised by the organisation’s Executive Committee,  shared with relevant partners and agencies, and is being implemented and revised in line with government advice and developments. The primary objective is to protect...

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20Mar
By: admin_thebrick On: March 20, 2020 In: Events, Latest News Comments: 0

The Brick is in need of essential supplies for the people in the community who need our help the most. Due to the COVID-19 virus, donations to The Brick’s foodbank have dropped and we are calling on the community to help replenish supplies, in any way you can. The...

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19Mar
By: admin_thebrick On: March 19, 2020 In: Events, Latest News Comments: 0

Louise Green the Brick CEO would like to thank the Wigan Community for their ongoing support to the Charity. “I know that everyone is worried about current events taking place on our doorstep and across the world and the Brick is trying its best to maintain vital services whilst...

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19Mar
By: admin_thebrick On: March 19, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Silence really can be golden. A recent coaching meeting has allowed me to realize that silence does not always have to be awkward. It can provide a space that a person can own, where they can say what they need to say for themselves. My skills as a coach...

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05Mar
By: admin_thebrick On: March 5, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Charlie and I were very excited about the arranged trip to Edinburgh, not only because we were going on a training course with our partners (Mayday Trust) but because Edinburgh is a beautiful city and we got the evening to enjoy all that Edinburgh had to offer. Our journey...

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21Feb
By: admin_thebrick On: February 21, 2020 In: Latest News Comments: 0

The word chance is very subjective, what it means to one person doesn’t mean quite the same to the next. I believe if anything only you can give your own chances – the ones that really count. You need to take the control back, feel empowered to make your...

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