Soroptimist International is a women’s service organisation which provides many opportunities to be of service to others and to take part in local, national and international projects through Awareness, Advocacy and Action; this is called Programme Action.
Members continue to work in partnership with the Alzheimers Society in supporting People living well with dementia. Working with Bromsgrove and Redditch Councils and the Kingfisher Centre in Redditch to improve the environment for People with dementia.
The Redditch and Bromsgrove Friends Together developed expertise in improving direction signs. Directional sign Audits for various bodies including the Local Authority, Shopping and conference facilities.
As part of our Service element Members continue to Support the Friends Together weekly Meeting, Singing for the Brain which meets fortnightly and monthly The Dementia Cafeplus the Annual Memory Walk.
Friends and members are busy knitting blankets for the Fistula Hospital in Ethiopia and hats for premature babies in The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Malawi.
President Christine this year is linking our speakers with fundraising activities so we will be seen out and about in hte Towns.