happiness chain

Happiness Chain

Come say hello and add to our happiness chain! 

You'll find our team out and about at community events around the county. 

This year, we're asking people what makes them happy!  Come add to our happiness chain! 

We're loving your responses! 

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November 25 2021
Hidden Somerset: Food Poverty
Somerset Communty Foundation

We were delighted to have been asked to take part in SCF's latest focus for Hidden Somerset.   

Find out more about this valuable piece of work and read the report, including our contribution.

Xmas event
December 4 
Multicultural Christmas!
Victoria Park Community Centre
Bridgwater

what a great time we all had, Santa said how lovely it was to meet children from all over the world. 

Bridgwater together
November 13 
Bridgwater Together 
Bridgwater Town Hall

We had a blast at this event!  Bridgwater's celebration of all that is fine about our diverse local communities. 

If you didn't make it, keep an eye out for the net event.  You'll find info here

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October 19 2021 10-2
Community Connect 
Town Hall, Bridgwater

Our community workers really enjoyed meeting others working in Somerset's neighbourhoods!

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October 10 2021
Multicultural Frome
Cheese & Grain, Frome

Multicultural Frome was GREAT!  We couldn't believe how busy we were.  If you missed this one, make sure you slot it into your diary for next year.

The organisers did a great job - check out their Facebook page.  

Bridgwater community sports
August 1 2021 
Bridgwater United Community Sports Trust
Fairfax Stadium, Bridgwater

What super fun this was! BUCSTdelivers sport, education, social inclusion and wellbeing programmes to empower stronger communities.

July 10 2021 Quayside Festival, Bridgwater

It was just great to see so many people at this year's Quayside Festival.

Our 'Happiness Chain' was a great success. People from Somerset's diverse communities added to the paper chain, writing about what makes them happy.

Look out for the Happiness Chain at our next event, and add your thoughts!  

Portuguese
May 28 2021
Portuguese Evening
Purple Spoon @ YMCA Bridgwater

Our Portuguese community worker played a key role in making this fab event happen.  Diners were treated to wonderful Portuguese cooking and found out more about this corner of Europe.  There are thousands of people in Somerset with Portuguese cultural backgrounds!   Our thanks to everyone who made this happen, and for the wonderful feedback we had about this event. 

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March 30 2021
EUSS for Employers
Somerset Chamber of Commerce, online

We took part in an expert panel with Foot Anstey Solicitors, looking at the implications of the EUSS.

VIdeo available >> 

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December 5 2020
Young people in Somerset's Diverse Communities
Bridgwater Together, online

Our interview with a young man from Poland who grew up in Somerset throws up some thought-provoking experiences. (@1.50)

Video available >>

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Diversity Voice works in and around Somerset, UK.  We champion intercultural understanding and provide support and services to help work towards equality for all. 

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  • Victoria Park Centre
  • Bridgwater
  • TA6 7AS
  • 0300 075 0105
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