What’s happening in BITMOs GATE In May.
Each month we have a range of activities, events and courses available for FREE at BITMOs GATE, which is the new resource centre next to Belle Isle TMO’s housing office on Belle Isle Road.
New last month, working alongside Leeds City College we have a 12 week ESOL class starting Thursday April 21st from 10am until 12.30 in the GATE.
For more information contact the GATE on (0113) 378 2190 or email email@example.com
Here are some of the things happening in May.
Each Monday the GATE has appointments available. Katie will provide up to 8 confidential one-to-one sessions to help support and motivate you in achieving small goals to improve your health; this could be losing weight, starting to exercise, changing eating habits.
Call Katie on 07736 892101 or email Katie.firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment
Discover your family history and uncover relatives with help from Julie.
Mondays 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
Get your creative juices flowing with John between 1pm and 3pm every Monday. All ages and experience levels welcome. Contact the GATE on (0113) 378 2190 for more information.
Meeting Mondays every 2 weeks the writing group aims to nurture writing talent from Belle Isle and the surrounding areas. from 5pm. All ages and experience levels welcome. Watch this space for upcoming productions at the GATE. Contact James for more information on (0113) 378 2190.
NEW Computer Classes for Beginners.
Starting from 9.30am at BITMOs GATE … learn how to ‘surf’ the internet, create an email account and send/receive emails. Classes can also include help using universal jobmatch, Microsoft Office and anything else you need support with!
Talk Cash Wise
Talk to Chris, our Financial Inclusion Officer, for help to get your finances in order, whether is worries or benefit checks.
Book an appointment by calling (0113) 378 2190 or ask GATE staff.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9am to 1pm
Pop along to the information point for advice on all things Credit Union with Ashleigh and friends. Find out about how to set up an account, access low interest loans and even how to save for christmas!
Every Tuesday from 9.30am until 11am.
Job club .
BITMOs GATE aims to help you get on the path to employment! Support with job applications, CV writing, cover letters and interview skills from James on Tuesdays between 1pm to 4pm. To book an appointment drop into the GATE or email email@example.com
Carers Leeds & Mencap Parents Group.
Second Tuesday of each month 1pm to 3.30pm
If you need help and advice to resolve a problem, you can visit the Citizens Advice Bureau at BITMOs GATE on Wednesday and Friday mornings.
Appointments are required, please call (0113) 344 8367 to book an appointment.
Wednesdays & Fridays 9:30am to 12:30pm
Free guitar lessons with John at the GATE. He’ll teach you how to read music and play chords for free in a friendly group setting.
Beginners Wednesdays 6:30pm to 7:30pm.
Improvers Wednesdays 7:30pm to 8:30pm.
Black African Ladies Group ‘Aiwa’
welcomes new members. The group meet at the GATE on Thursday mornings until early afternoon. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
My Device Drop-in.
Need some help with your smart phone, laptop or tablet? Bring it the GATE and we’ll share useful hints and tips to get you making the most of your device.
Thursdays 11am to 12:30pm
GATE Work Club.
Support with job applications, CV writing, cover letters and interview skills from Sue and James. No appointments needed. Thursdays 1pm to 4pm
Starting Thursday April 21st from 10am until 12.30 and running for 12 weeks. These classes are informal and intended to strengthen social English and increase confidence
Contact the GATE on (0113) 378 2190 to sign up
Meet friends and have a natter over a free breakfast
Fridays 9.30am to 11am
NEW Creative Collage Class.
Join Lynne and Mark for a new art group and running between 2pm and 4pm in the GATE. For more information contact Lynne on (0113) 378 2190.
South Leeds Life – News Café.
Come along and meet volunteers from South Leeds Life – one of the North’s largest blog sites.
Share your news, ask about writing a blog or get help with Facebook or Twitter.
Fridays 10am to 12pm
Help to Stop Smoking.
Amy will support you to become smoke free. Come along, no appointment needed.
Fridays from 1:50pm onwards.
For more information about upcoming courses and events, please email GATE@belleisletmo.co.uk
call 0113 378 2190 or text 07981 274 237.