We are on the verge of publishing our Annual Report and this document includes our Chairman’s Report which I’d like to share with you. It was written by our Chairman/Trustee, Alan Warren. I would love to hear your opinion on what Alan has to say so please leave a comment in the section below.
On Friday 19th May we had a Multicultural Event in Barnes. It was very successful with 55 people attending the event. We would like to thank AgeUK for the use of their premises to hold this wonderful event. The event brought people of all backgrounds and faiths together to celebrate diversity from all parts of Richmond Borough.
The following is a case study of a housing issue we were looked at on behalf of a family living in Richmond upon Thames. This is their story. A couple Mr and Mrs X and their son had moved into a property owned by social landlords and for the first 3 years everything was fine, then new neighbours arrived in the property above them and everything changed. Anti-Social Neighbours, Stress and PTSD The new neighbours were noisy, abusive and aggressive, they damagedRead more
One of the key roles of EMAG is to help people from ethnic minority communities’ access mainstream services and reduce any barriers they have. On the 3rd March 2017 we held a Multicultural Event and staff from the NHS also attended to get feedback from our members. There were 160 people at this event and was an ideal occasion for the NHS to get feedback from members of the community who wouldn’t normally give feedback in more formal settings, i.e.Read more
It was a pure coincidence that my previous blog was about Community Cohesion and this one is about how the new US President is presenting himself to us. Many people would argue that his policies and ideas to date are the exact opposite of bringing people together. I am not advocating following any political parties but as an external observer and campaigner of equality and community cohesion his tone and rhetoric is very disturbing.
Emag actively promotes community cohesion. Find out what it means, why its important and the work we carry out to promote community cohesion.