“Unfortunately, it is much more difficult for men to find healthy and safe community activities where they can socialise - so I really hope this project can expand”
— Wilma Bol, Bethnal Green Social Prescriber
“I have met some great people on the course. My confidence has also grown whilst I’ve been here. Barney and Alex are fantastic and helpful”
— Participant at Bethnal Green Woodwork Club
“Alongside giving me practical skills (which I have translated into some work at home - building a raised bed for plants).
It has been a great way to socialise”
“Reducing isolation and promoting cohesion is really important in Tower Hamlets. In our experience, activities and skills-based projects like these provide better opportunities to reach out to isolated men and support them to connect with each other”
— Globe Community Project