Centre misses out on Jewson Top Community Prize

'Plot to Plate' misses out in national finalRead more

Yarn Bombing at Dorothy Parkes!

The Dorothy Parkes Centre's Knitting & Crochet group takes place every Monday at 12.30pmRead more

Bearwood Build, Make & Mend

Wonderful community event held at the Centre on 3rd JuneRead more

Room hire bookings on the up!

Room hire occupancy is on the up so far in 2018Read more

Volunteer Awards

The Sandwell Volunteer Awards took place on 2nd June at West Bromwich Albion Football Club.Read more

Earn rewards for you and your community

Did you know you can support the Centre each time you shop at the Co-op?Read more

Treasurer required

We are seeking a community minded individual to join us in the role of Treasurer (on a voluntary basis).Read more

New Groups

We have seen a number of new groups start at the Centre recently.Read more


Volunteers play a crucial role at the Centre and we are grateful to them all for their time.Read more


We received £17,000 in January - March.Read more