The Women’s Shed is a place for making and mending – the kind of activities that you might get up to in your garden shed. The weekly session takes place in our fully equipped Boiler House woodworking workshop. All materials are provided for free, and the session is run by a qualified woodworker.The class is open to people with emotional and mental health needs, for example, loneliness, worry and low mood, as well as those with diagnosed mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, severe and enduring mental health conditions. We accept self-referrals or referrals from health professionals (GPs, community mental health teams), social care teams, supported accommodation providers and other mental health support workers. If you would like to self refer or referon behalf of somone, you can do so here.
what you’ll makeActivities include joinery and woodwork, making furniture, and repairing things.
skills you’ll learnSafe and correct us of tools,different types of wood jointsand transfroming raw materials into a completed project.
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VolunteerIf you would be interested in volunteering your time to help with the projectand to learn new skills, we would love to hear from you email@example.com.