Skills & Care Greenwich is a registered charity, predominantly working with the older people within the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Since its inception in July 2013, we have successfully delivered a range of projects that have helped over 2000 service users. Skills & care Greenwich is a winner of Queens Award – The MBE for Volunteer Group, Social Care Award 2016/17, M&S Charity of the Year 2016/17, Civic Award 2016. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of people in Greenwich by delivering the high-quality services in the community.
We strive to make a real and lasting difference to the quality of life of local people, helping the community to CONNECT, be
more ACTIVE, take time to REFLECT, keep on LEARNING, GIVE and CELEBRATE more often and SUPPORT each other. Our targeted projects promote community cohesion and increase the health & well-being of local people.
Our long-term strategic objectives are:
• promote wellbeing and healthy living by creating and supporting a range of activities and events;
• improve health and well-being of elders and their carers by creating, supporting and facilitating a range of services, activities and provisions.
• raise levels of ability and confidence through supporting and creating a broad range of training and volunteer experience.
• develop the provision of advice, support & counselling services accessible to the local community, especially for the people who have a language barrier.