This caught our eye…


 

  • Woking Mind: “We are Woking Mind, your local mental health charity.  We believe no-one should face a mental health problem alone, so we are here for support and advice”  One of the essential services for local residents.
  • Plant Heritage – The world’s leading cultivated plant conservation charity. Does tremendous work to help preserve a wide variety of plant collections.  Donations needed to support the work and more keen gardeners to look after special plants to ensure their future.
  • The Cedar House support Group – www.cedarhousesupportgroup.com and www.postnataldepression.com – embracing support for postnatal depression – affects many new mothers and some fathers.  Surrey-based charity
  • Inspiring the Future: Connecting schools and colleges with volunteers from the world of work  – includes report of research commissioned by L’Oreal: More female role models needed as over half of older teens ready to rule out a career in science (May 2017)
  • Woking Town Twinning Association – WTTA: does a great deal to cement good relations with Woking’s Twin Towns in France, Germany and the Netherlands..
  • www.grandmothers4.com: find out how grandmothers are helping grandmothers who are having to look after their grandchildren orphaned by AIDS.
  • Woking Food Bank – does a great job collecting food to people in need.  Look out for collection days at local supermarkets or take items to the Lighthouse building in the centre of Woking