Bowness and Windermere Community Care Trust
CORONA VIRUS SUPPORT RESPONSE -
WINDERMEALS 2021 RELAUNCHED
Tuesday and Thursday lunchtimes
Following the success of our scheme in 2020 ( just short of 7000 meals delivered) and with the ongoing assistance of the team at The Lamplighters Dining Room we are now able to provide a free twice weekly delivery of hot meals to those within our community who are over 70, isolated or shielded within their homes during the CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK.
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The scheme has been funded through the generosity of many local organisations including Windermere Freemasons, Windermere & Ambleside District Round Table, Windermere Rotary, Ambleside & Kirkstone Rotary, South Lakeland District Council and The Roselands Trust.
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Bowness and Windermere Community Care Trust (BWCCT) is a registered charity which exists to promote the well-being of the local community by engaging, responding, caring and serving.
BWCCT deliver a range of services with the support of volunteers and paid staff. These services would normally include a weekly luncheon club and a lunchtime meals delivery service for older people, “Windermeals” .
The Phoenix Centre in Windermere is owned and managed by BWCCT and is available for hire for meetings, classes, events and parties.
Some of our regular groups include Windermere Youth Project, Heathwaite Football Club, Windermere Sea Scouts, Windermere Weight trainers, U3A Table Tennis, Volleyball, Jo Wood( Advanced Personal Training), Stan the Salsa Man, South Cumbria Breastfeeding Support Group and Rhythm Time South Lakes and Furness.
BWCCT also undertakes other projects for the benefit of the local community. Recent projects have included work with our local Primary Schools providing creative dance, music making and inter-generational projects involving the schools and residents at Goodly Dale Cottage Homes, Applethwaite Green and Birthwaite Flats. We also provide support and time to assist the Lakes School Community Partnership in their fundraiser activities to provide students with addiotnal equipment and resources that would not otherwise be available within the school budget.
The Phoenix Centre Activity Hall is available to rent from as little as £35.00 per session (inclusive of VAT) for children's parties and 'free to attend' sports activities and from £15.00 per hour for community/charitable organisation meetings/events (minimum 2 hour booking).
Hire for Commercial Sports, Fitness and Health activities charging a fee to attend are charged at £17.50 hour.
Our Project Room on the first floor is also available for social club style activities and training and is available at the rates quoted above.
Bookings for commercial organisation meetings and training activities also welcomed from £75.00 plus VAT per 5 hour session.
The Trust was incorporated as a limited company on the 11th of October 1999
(no. 03857179) and is a registered charity (no. 1079452).
BWCCT is managed by a Board of Trustees. The trustees are:
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