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 - Spring/Summer 2019
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May Break
Please note that regular activities will take a break for one week from
Monday 27th May – Friday 31st May 2019
The Café will be open on Wednesday 29th May 10am – 1pm

*** A provisional booking has been made for the following trips ***
NB They can only go ahead if the coach/minibus is full.
Contact the office by Friday 10th May if you are interested in any of them:

Romford Stadium         Wednesday 19th June            £17 pp
Margate                         Friday 19th July                     £15 pp
Polhill Garden Centre   Monday 5th August                £10 pp
Southend                      Wednesday 4th September    £13 pp

Budget & Debt Management Course starts Wednesday 3rd June 2pm-4pm
Whether you are struggling with debt, finding it hard to save, or want to do more than just manage, Made of Money has options to help you gain greater financial confidence.
This is a seven week course and places are limited. Please contact the office to book your place

New Health & Wellbeing Group Starts Thursday 6th June
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

Next Fundraising Event - Beetle Drive Saturday 29th June 6pm 
Cost: £5 pp Includes refreshments

Massage & Reflexology - £6 per session
A six week course of treatments is available to all service users and their carers.
These complementary health therapy sessions help to decrease stress, reduce tension and help with pain relief.
If you would like to book a course of treatments or would like 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. 
About 150 attended our party in January.  There was singing and dancing, and lots of chatting.  



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