Putting our plan into action
Youth:- Increase youth activities at the centre by working with Sportworks, Trafford Housing Trust, Irwell Valley and Communities United. Increase school holiday provision and continue to support the Munch Club. Work with Communities United to create resident led youth groups, create a Youth Board and Our Sale West Ambassadors. Work with local school councils and support projects and careers fairs.
Environment & Community Spaces:- Improve and develop Sale West Park. Work with City of Trees and local schools to establish a tree trail. Hold an annual apple day event which involves arts and crafts, apple press, woodcraft demonstrations, baking and apple dunking. Costs cover room hire, materials and catering.. Contribute towards the construction of a new community centre.
Training and Employment:- Support new training courses for residents and support local initiatives through our Community Grant scheme and establish Enterprise Loans. Work with UnLtd to identify local social entrepreneurs. Increase space for community and business use at the community centre. Provide Citizens Advice drop in sessions once a week.