Best foot forward in face of ‘The Beast from the East’.
Snowy and treacherous weather has hampered the ability of many of Glossopdale’s elderly, disabled and vulnerable residents from accessing social activities, medical appointments and getting to the shops. Staff and volunteer at Glossop’s community help charity, The Bureau, have been praised by residents for having shown real community spirit. With many of its vital community […]Read More
Can you help our new Bereavement Support Group?
The Bureau in partnership with the NHS’s Glossopdale Neighbourhood Team is looking to help develop a Bereavement Peer Support Group for Glossop to complement all the other community support available locally. So if you would be willing to share your personal experiences to help others in a similar situation, know others that might or just […]Read More
Where is Glossop on the Health & Social Care Map
Local people in Glossop are in a unique position as we come under Greater Manchester health services, but our Social Care services fall within the geographical boundaries of Derbyshire. The result is that local people access services across both Greater Manchester and Derbyshire. The following two videos set out how health and social care services […]Read More
Welcome to the new look Bureau!
Volunteer Centre Glossop was set up in 1979. Over 35 years later it has seen many changes and the range of services offered by the centre has developed and increased over the years. However 2016 was a tough year for the Volunteer Centre. A proposal by Derbyshire County Council to cut its core funding threatened […]Read More