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27 Jan Winter Concert: Classical and Brass Guildhall Showcase

Tickets: £10 on the door Time: 7:30pm Address: Copleston Centre, Copleston Road SE15 4AN The concert starts at 7:30pm but if you turn up early at 7:00pm, you’ll get a special fiddle and mandolin warm-up thrown in. Expect beautiful music in a friendly, intimate setting. Refreshments available.

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SDCAS Autumn Roundup

September Volunteer Training In September, all SDCAS volunteers had the opportunity to participate in a series of training sessions. The main topics covered during the presentations included boundaries, confidentiality, safeguarding, de-escalation, and suicide awareness. The first training provided answers to questions such as: What are boundaries? Why do we have a boundaries policy? What is safeguarding? What are our responsibilities

New SDCAS Women’s Group

In early October, we launched our new Women’s Group, thanks to the efforts of our wonderful team of volunteers: Felicia, Adela, and Viki. Every Wednesday, from 12 to 1 p.m., we gather at the Trinity College Centre, extending a warm invitation to all adult women, aged 18 and above. We’re pleased to share that 25 women have already become part

Nunhead Community Choir Fundraiser

This wonderful choir organised a great evening of singing with three other local groups. Our Volunteer Coordinator Issy, spoke about our work, and there was a raffle of generously donated prizes – mainly from local traders which raised over £1000 for SDCAS. A particularly special thank you to Kay Perry for leading the team of SDCAS volunteers who helped make

Verdi Requiem concert at Southwark Cathedral on Fri, 17 Nov

We are looking forward to a magnificent performance of Verdi’s Requiem by the excellent London Docklands Singers and Marcel Sinfonia next month. The concert is in aid of Southwark Day Centre for Asylum Seekers. Many supporters will remember this wonderful choir and orchestra from their concert in 2017 which helped raise funds for us. We strongly recommend booking in advance for

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