城市遊蹤(4): 東倫敦假日市集半天遊 CityWalk(4): East London Sunday Market half-day trip

資深居英港人帶隊暢遊東倫敦假日市集,遊覽古蹟名勝之餘、品嘗傳統百吉餅(bagel) 、欣賞鮮花市集,感受地道傳統英國風情。 With tour introduction by HongKonger settled long in England, we might visit attractions in East London, taste the famous Jewish Bagel & walk in the flower market, and we might enjoy a traditional local style holiday in these marvellous places. 资深居英港人带队畅游东伦敦假日市集,游览古迹名胜之余、品尝传统百吉饼(bagel) 、欣赏鲜花市集,感受地道传统英国风情。 1. Liverpool Street station利物浦街車站 2. Spitefield Market斯皮塔佛德市集 3. Brick lane紅磚巷(on the…

城市遊蹤(3):  皇后宮、國家航海博物館半日遊 City Walk(3):Half-day trip to Queen’s House & National Maritime Museum

「城市遊蹤」系列為活出豐采新活動,透過遊覽城市景點及參與本地熱門活動,了解倫敦生活文化、風俗特色、公共運輸、飲食資訊,亦可透過參與遊蹤活動結識志同道合朋友,加快融入社區生活。 ‘City Walk’ is one of Thriving beats Surviving activities series to encourage our participants to understand the diversity of London community, including cultural & humanistic characteristics, transportation & catering information via the visiting community hotspots or enjoying local events. We also strengthen social inclusion and connection via making friends with similar background. 「城市游踪」系列为活出丰采新活动,透过游览城市景点及参与本地热门活动,了解伦敦生活文化、风俗特色、公共运输、饮食资讯,亦可透过参与游踪活动结识志同道合朋友,加快融入社区生活。 皇后宫,又稱皇后之屋,是舊的皇家住所,由詹姆士一世在1616年至1635年为安妮王后修建。繼任國王查理一世的皇后亨莉雅妲·瑪利亞也鍾愛此處。皇后宮鄰近泰吾士河畔,其建築師為鍾士,曾為丹麥皇室效力。皇后宮是英國建築史上其一最重要的古典大樓,現列為一級歷史建築。現時,皇后宮被用作為博物館群以展示海軍時代畫作及石像雕塑。 …

Congratulation to Ms Anita Maraguinot who has won the award of Older Volunteer of the Year 2021 恭賀Ms Anita Maiagmiot 榮獲2021年長義工大獎

Voluntary Action Islington (依士靈頓義工行動) 每年均舉辦義工嘉許禮以鼓勵於區內服務的傑出義工及團隊。2021年 年度義工獎(60歲或以上) 由依士靈頓華人協會推薦的義工Ms. Anita Maraguinot勝出。 Ms. Anita Maiagmiot於ICA服務超過十年,期間風雨不改於早餐時段服務無家者及弱勢社群。服務社區上弱勢及不同族群群體從來不易,加上Anita來自菲律賓,她更須克服傳統、文化及語言的挑戰;但Anita從不畏難,樂於以正面樂觀的心態提供服務。 Anita的樂天個性及服務熱誠常鼓舞我們的同事、義工及服務使用者。對於Anita獲選為年度義工實屬實至名歸,我們均深感榮幸。 We are delighted to announce that Ms. Anita Maraguinot, the volunteer nominated by Islington Chinese Association (ICA), has won the award of Older Volunteer of the Year 2021. This award was presented by Voluntary Action Islington to celebrate the achievements of people…

午間資訊分享 Lunch-time Information Sharing

‘活出豐采’計劃由倫敦金融城慈善基金會的城市橋樑信託委員會撥款資助,依士靈頓華人協會希望通過這項計劃來彌合華人與英國社區之間的鴻溝,減少會員的孤獨感並改善會員的身心健康。。 ICA’s THRIVING BEATS SURVIVING project is funded by City of London Corporation’s City Bridge Trust over a five year period.  It will strive to bridge the gap between older Chinese people and wider UK society, reducing the isolation of the Chinese elderly and improving their wellbeing. 為使會員更認識本地社區及資訊,本活動將於十二月開始,逢星期二、五於中午十二點作資訊及新聞分享,歡迎會員參與。如有查詢,請與社康主任聯絡。謝謝。 To strengthen the understanding to local community…

TBS Information & Consultation Session 活出豐采資訊及諮詢服務

不同背景、年紀的華人均有不同的需要,「活出豐采」計劃旨在協助不同背景的華人融入社會。社區支援網絡主要為不同需要的群體提供社區支援網絡活動,當中非英語華人需要更多的個人諮詢服務,去應付日常生活所遇到的困難。本中心社康主任將於以下時間提供資訊及諮詢服務,歡迎會員或55歲以上華語人士預約使用服務。 逢星期二 上午10時至12時 及下午2時至4時 逢星期五  上午10時至12時 Elderly Cantonese-speaking Hong Kong Chinese and Mandarin-speaking mainland Chinese people often endure a kind of self-imposed segregation due to cultural differences in lifestyles and aspirations. Through providing opportunities to build their confidence ICA will help them thrive in UK society rather than merely survive. Non-English speaking Chinese people may…