Frome Men's Shed

Frome Men's Shed

At a glance

Causes

  • Community safety / victim support / domestic violence
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
  • Local / community
  • Men
  • Mental health
  • Older people / later life
  • Refugees / migrants
  • Training / employment support
  • Women

Other details

Geographical remit: 
Local
Charity registration number: 

Objectives

For the public benefit, the preservation and protection of good health among people in Frome and the surrounding area, including those who are retired, unemployed or have health problems, through the provision of facilities for hobbies, recreation or other leisure time occupation including practical interests, skills sharing, the learning of new skills, and helping with community based projects.For the public benefit, the preservation and protection of good health among people in Frome and the surrounding area, including those who are retired, unemployed or have health problems, through the provision of facilities for hobbies, recreation or other leisure time occupation including practical interests, skills sharing, the learning of new skills, and helping with community based projects.

Activities

We hold several sessions a week in our equipped workshops, carrying out private and public projects. These are sociable and supportive communities of makers and chatters.

We are involved with children's events, with making sessions , teaching basic skills, and providing outdoor wooden games, benches, planters etc in the community at large.

Current opportunities

Somerset, BA11 1FW

Our charity has been a boon to Frome, being part of the lively community structure of this community-minded town.

The shed serves...