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Rushey Green Assembly


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Rushey Green assembly fund 2017–18

The assembly fund is a budget allocated to each ward to meet the local assembly priorities. The fund may also be used as seed funding to attract other sources of finance.

How much is available?

There is £12,500 available and the maximum amount that you can apply for £1,500.

What can it be spent on?

The money could be used to start up a project, support a group to develop new activities, or support a larger project that has secured funding from other sources.
The projects must also aim to tackle the priorities listed below, as identified by residents, community groups and local businesses.

How to apply

Download and complete the assembly fund 2017–18 application form and send it to laura.luckhurst@lewisham.gov.uk
The deadline date for applications is Friday 10 November 2017 at 5pm.

Top priorities for Rushey Green Assembly

  • Activities and opportunities for children (under 18) and young people (under 25).
  • Increasing opportunities for older people (55+).
  • Community cohesion – including events, activities and projects designed to create a sense of community in Rushey Green.
  • Culture and the arts – with particular reference to improving the wellbeing of people in the Rushey Green area.
  • Improving your local area – including local 'streetscape', environment and ecology.

The Rushey Green Assembly is also committed to keeping residents informed about the ongoing improvements to Catford town centre.

Find out more about the Catford town centre regeneration.




Ageing well in Lewisham  Free

South Lewisham Health Centre, 50 Conisborough Crescent, Catford SE6 2SP 
19 February 10am to 11.30AM

Support & befriending services to people aged 50+ living in South Lewisham.Share an activity, learn a new skill or join an exercise group & make new friends helping to reduce social isolation & improve physical & mental health & quality of life.

Tea and Cake Monday Free

Torridon Road community library 
19 February 11.15AM to 12.45PM

Snacks and hot drinks for people living with dementia.

60+ fitness class

The Green Man SE6 2RP 
19 February  12 noon to 1pm

Led by a highly qualified and experienced tutor, classes are specifically designed for older adults, with a focus on exercises to help with balance, mobility, flexibility and improving your strength and stamina.

Zumba Gold

Lewisham Irish Community Centre 
19 February 12.30PM to 1.15PM

Fun and accessible exercising class

Stop Smoking Clinic - Catford Free

Rushey Green Group Practice 
20 February 10am to 4pm

Stop smoking with a friendly advisor from the NHS

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