FREE Courses available

Free courses available in ESOL, English and Basic IT hosted at the Women’s Enterprise Hub on Ladypool Road

Starting 14th of September

Contact Yasmin Faruqui for more details (contact details on flyer)

Free Courses at Women's Enterprise Hub Flyer

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Mental Health Support

Finding the current Coronavirus situation difficult to deal with?  

A new range of mental health support services are available to support those living in Birmingham and Solihull.

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Learning during Lockdown

Recently a parent sent me a WhatsApp message. “Thank you, Hafsha. We have just visited Buckingham Palace and the Taj Mahal – all in one afternoon! Tomorrow, we are off to see the Pyramids! Thank you!”

The message connected with me on so many different fronts. Firstly, I pondered at the amazing ways technology has enriched our lives. Imagine visiting both these wonderful palaces in a lifetime, never mind in the same afternoon during lockdown! Imagine stepping into the footsteps of those who walked before. How did they live? How did they heat the rooms? What did they eat? How did they home school their children?

I also thought about the learning opportunities and the rich conversations that followed the virtual visits. The pictures drawn, the stories written, the role plays that filled rooms with laughter and the wonderful memories created in a time of so much chaos and worry.

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Read all About It! People with Passion Award!

We are delighted to share ‘Get Balsall Heath Reading’ has received the Community Award, for People with Passion 2020.

The lack of literacy impacts individuals and their families for generations. Adults with poor literacy skills struggle with employment, social inclusion, social mobility, self-esteem and struggle to support their children’s learning. And so, the long tail of disadvantage continues from one generation to another.

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Seasons Greetings

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Seasons Greetings from everyone here at St. Paul’s Trust!

Thank you to the children at St. Paul’s Nursery for designing this years card.

St. Paul's Xmas Card 2019

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