We're working with Knowsley Eco Teams - cut your household costs, make savings and enjoy it!
The First Ark / KHT Knowsley Eco Teams Programme is free for all Knowsley residents and features energy, water, composting, upcycling and our two favourites Grow Your Own and Love Food Hate Waste! Top money saving, sustainable ideas and practical activities begin at The Gate Community Centre: 600 Princess Drive, Huyton, L14 9NQ on Tuesday 26th November 1 - 3pm and at Our Place: Longview Drive, Huyton, L36 6EG on Monday 2nd December 6.30 - 8.30pm. For more information please contact Julie-Anne.Parker@firstark.com
Warmth4All Partnership Working with Energy Projects Plus & Parish Power 2012 - 2014
Our Warmth4All partnership project will reach out to almost 2000 people in some local communities in Liverpool, Halton & Knowsley.
We'll be delivering workshop sessions on affordable warmth, energy efficiency, tackling fuel debt and encouraging full take up of benefits (with additional support from Local Solutions and Benefits maximisation teams).
For details of upcoming events see our events page events
As part of Warmth4All we asking faith and local community groups to support and host sessions that will be accessible to all residents. For more details click energy or click on Energy in our menu bar to the left.
Please contact us if you would like to host a free session in your community email Marjorie
Faiths4Change aims to enable people to take an active role in shaping their communities for the better in England’s North West, building sustainable relationships and environments in our diverse rich inner cities and towns
Free Trees for school, community & youth groups
The Woodland Trust is once again offering community groups, youth groups and schools the chance to apply for packs of free trees for delivery in March 2014 and are accepting applications until 9 January 2014.
Whether groups are interested in helping wildlife; creating a faith, or inter-faith, green space; planting for remembrance, creating a community garden or allotment; or just want to enhance their local area - any community groups are very welcome to apply for our free packs of saplings.
We have over 3000 packs to give away in spring and they come in three sizes – 30 saplings, 105 saplings and 420 saplings in various themes (hedge, copse, wildlife, wild harvest, year-round colour, working wood, wild wood and wetland).
Visit the The Woodland Trust to find out more
or see below for more information