Word Fountain Christian Ministries - Family Arena

Word Fountain Christian Ministries - Family Arena

Charity information

Word Fountain Christian Ministries - Family Arena

Word Fountain Christian Ministries is a BME led and served registered charity. Since 2002, it has developed core projects like holiday activities, youth mentoring and leadership development, women empowerment and community learning. It has represented the BAME community of the Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board and Oxfordshire Community Voluntary Action. It engages over 55 volunteers through its various activities.

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    Family Arena offers a social hub for the benefit of the wider community. We are an initiative combining the strength of the church and our local community. This involves work with both Adults and young members of the community with an aim to reach BME and other deprived groups within our catchment area – Cowley.

    We collaborate with UK online, National Career Service and Oxfordshire Learning Network. We are registered to facilitate City and Guilds Exam and Courses.

    Adult Learning
    Our focus for Adult learning project is to support people (Age 19+) in disadvantaged communities to raise basic skill levels and enable them to participate in community life;
    Courses Offered*
    • Online basics training
    • Online basics City & Guilds Assessment
    • Introductory MS Office package
    • Work club with emphasis to higher education (CV, interview skills)
    • Business Start-Up Advice
    • Vocational training
    * Courses we run in the year are tailored by demand, most of the courses run are free and do not require a contribution, enquire to find out more.

    Holiday Activities
    Family Arena is OFSTED registered (EY421233) and caters for age 5-18 years. It is also registered with the Out of School Alliance and its key staff are trained by Oxfordshire Play Association in Play work. The diverse indoor and outdoor activities include high quality cultural and sporting activities, creative play, road trips, visits to theme parks, cinema and museums that stimulate growth and meet the play needs and preferences.

  • Aims

    Word Fountain Christian Ministries - Family Arena aims to:

    • Church planting activities and mission work based on Christian Principles, to promote the benefits of the Church by relieving social, economic and educational disadvantages
    • Work in collaboration with voluntary, private and statutory organisations in similar charitable fields, exchange information and advice locally, nationally and internationally to advance Christianity
  • Overview

    Established: August 2002

    Registered Charity Number: 1102347

    Board members: 5

    Volunteers: 55

    Phone number: 01865402108

    Address: 73 Hollow Way. Cowley - Oxford OX4 2ND

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