card making workshop by one of our guests

Being Creative in New Ways!

As you all know, lockdown has interrupted our SoundCafe services once again. After completely re-focusing our activities in 2020, we have once again changed the way we work to accommodate the government’s recommendations on keeping safe and well during the pandemic. This means that face to face services are not possible right now. With vaccines…

Yvette Soundcafe associate

Goodbye Yvette

It is with sadness that I write this to share that Yvette our volunteer and Associate lost her battle to cancer and died at home on the 31st January 2021. Yvette was an amazing volunteer and over the last year also an Associate of SoundCafe, supporting the Trustee Board.   She was quietly determined, quick…

Remembrance Day at SoundCafe Leicester craft poppies

SoundCafe Leicester Remembers

Remembrance Day 2020: We cannot meet up in person the way we did a year ago, so this year we wanted to mark the eleventh day of the eleventh month virtually. Here, on this website, SoundCafe guests, volunteers and trustees can all come together to honour those who have served in our armed forces and…

#CommunitiesCan with SoundCafe to Take Away

#CommunitiesCan – our new normal after lockdown

#CommunitiesCan in Leicester Today we are celebrating our SoundCafe to Take Away service. This has been supported by the National Lottery Fund’s Coronavirus Community Support Fund as well as the Leicestershire and Rutland Community Fund. All over the country, charities who have received relief from the government are celebrating the achievements they have had and…

Football is back!

It has been our absolute pleasure to see SoundCafe’s football health and well-being sessions return today. In partnership with Leicester City in the Community we made use of the wonderful facilities at St Margaret’s Pastures. Once the session was over, we were able to enjoy a socially distanced lunch. It was a fantastic return to…

SoundCafe to Take Away launches next week

SoundCafe Leicester is delighted to announce that they will be launching SoundCafe To Take Away on the 12th August 2020. This activity takeaway service will be based at The Centre project at 1 Alfred Place, off Granby Street, in Leicester city centre. SoundCafe To Take Away is a response to regular SoundCafe Leicester (SCL) services…