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10:00 am ‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in @ Open House
‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in @ Open House
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Like to play with words? So do we! Come hang out with our poet-in-residence and have a go at some writing games, techniques and activities – or just curl up with a cup of tea and a book! We will have plenty of resources, materials, and poetry for you to get stuck into so just drop in – no need to register. The sessions run weekly on Wednesdays from 5 December between 10am and noon – and will carry on into the new year, too. Spread the word!
7:30 pm Housing Matters #5 // The Future of Rent
Housing Matters #5 // The Future of Rent
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
As housing ownership spirals out of reach of all but the wealthiest few, more people are renting for longer. In Oxford, the average person is now spending 55% of their income on rent, that’s too expensive. Renters include families, older people, and people with physical and mental health problems – groups that are ill-equipped to deal with the expense and precarity of the private rental market. Tellingly, a break down in a private rental agreement is now the single biggest cause of homelessness, responsible for over half of the cases in Oxford where a person has become homeless. Rent is
10:00 am Arts & Craftivism @ Open House
Arts & Craftivism @ Open House
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
12:00 pm Drop-in Housing Advice Session @ Open House
Drop-in Housing Advice Session @ Open House
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
If you’re worried about your housing or experiencing homelessness and need of support to stay in your home, find a place to stay or get access to support then drop in to talk in confidence to the team from Aspire. Open to all, no need to book, free to access.
11:00 am Coffee Morning @ Open House
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday we’ll be talking about a theme to do with housing and homelessness. These coffee mornings are informal and friendly and a good way of finding out more about Open House.