The Zacchaeus Project

Working with older people and their carers

  • Walter Newby Centre
  • Bethnal Green Methodist Church
  • Approach Road
  • London
  • E2 9JP

020 8983 1568
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Current and future Events

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Newsletter - Autumn 2019
click on link to download)

Please note that regular activities will take a break for one week
Monday 21st October - Friday 25th October 2019

 on Monday 21st and Wednesday 23rd October 
 The Café will be open 10am – 1pm

Fundraising Event with a Caribbean theme -  August 




Debbie and helpers in the kitchen.  Everything under control!

Membership event and cream tea



The Project is running as Members Only from September 2019 so we held a cream tea where everyone could sign up (free) and receive their membership card.  Apply any time; just fill in a form.  There is no charge!  


It's a simple form!

Health & Wellbeing Group 
Want to eat healthier, lose weight, get advice & group support?
Then why not join our weekly weight watching group.
This new group is a fundraising initiative by one of our volunteers. You will be weighed, share learning experiences, be encouraged as well as encourage others.
Thursdays 10.30am-12noon  Everyone welcome

Massage & Reflexology Therapy Sessions
£8 per session
These complementary health therapy sessions help to decrease stress, reduce tension and help with pain relief

Six week course of subsidised treatments is available to all members on Mondays  
Bookable one-off sessions available on Wednesdays
For further information please call the office


New Monthly Toenail Cutting Service
Joan Williams – Podiatrist, Blue Green Wellbeing Chiropody

As we grow older, cutting our own toenails can become more difficult.
If you have problems, we have the solution!  

Joan is a specialist Podiatrist who offers a professional service.

Cost: Toenails £20
Toe & Finger nails £22

To book an appointment contact the Zacchaeus Project 020 8983 1568

Having trouble with your mobile phone, or any small electronic deviceTarik is available on Wednesday mornings to have a look at any problem with you and show you how to ....... whatever!

Don't forget: FREE Book and DVD lending library available on site

2019 is proving an eventful year as we celebrate our 21st birthday. 


Café open Monday and Wednesday from 10am to 1pm

 Calling into the cafe is a good way to see what is happening and test whether you think you'd enjoy joining in.  We think you would, but you need to feel comfortable!  Come and see!  



Every Tuesday 12.30 pm-4.30 pm 
Tower Hamlets Methodist Circuit, supported by the Zacchaeus Project, with Age UK, provides drop-in sessions offering Coffee and Chat and Arts and Crafts
at Old Ford Methodist Church.
Old Ford Methodist church is at 522 Old Ford Road (corner with Argyll Road), just a short walk from the Roman Road market. The number 8 bus stops near the church in both directions.



Working Together for a Better Future

Centre Manager, Deborah Brady 

Project Support Worker: Tarik Britton