WaCoCo promotes the social and economic wellbeing of the people Waterloo by supporting the sustainability and effectiveness of local community and voluntary organisations through drawing in funding, encouraging local partnerships and networks, and increasing their voice on local issues.
Oasis UK's Waterloo City Farm wins fundig for its Young Farmers initiative
The Oasis Farm in Waterloo is busy appointing a community Operations Manager to manage its Young Farmers initiative. Vollunteers to support them are being sought too.
The Young Farmers Club is designed to be an opportunity for young people ages 11-14 from the local area to explore farming and wellbeing. Sessions will include farming jobs, cooking and self-reflection and are about giving children the time and space to reflect, renew and determine a new path for themselves. hHe organisers attempt to do this by creating an environment where young participants feel respected, and are given opportunities to display their talents and show responsibility.