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The Benjamin Foundation to Speak at New Search Marketing Event

  We are delighted to be involved with the very first Search Norwich event on Thursday 5th July 2018. Our Marketing and Fundraising Manager, Chris Elliott will be speaking at...

A ‘privilege’ to take Meet Up to Kingswood

A group of twelve young people from Big Lottery-funded Meet Up youth and family centre in Thetford visited Kingswood Outdoor Education Centre in Overstrand for a residential trip during the...

“I’ve learnt to be ‘me’ again” Meet Up’s Parent Support Group empowering local families

At the heart of the Redfurze Castle Estate in Thetford is Meet Up – our youth and family centre funded by The Big Lottery. The centre provides a variety of positive activities for young people,...

Making Christmas Special for the People We Support

As we approach the final Christmas countdown, celebrations are taking place across The Benjamin Foundation to make this time of year special for the people we support. Big Lottery funded...

Group from Meet up in Thetford Experience a "Magical" Trip on the Norfolk Broads

Thanks to the generosity of one local business, a group of young people, staff and volunteers were able to enjoy a trip on the Norfolk Broads on Saturday 4th November. Meet Up is a youth and...

Meet Up at Easter

  The team at Meet Up had extremely busy time over the Easter holidays with lots of different activities and various trips out.  They took 12 young people along to Nurture by...

#iwill take part in Social Action Week 2016

  As part of Social Action week this week, our Social Action Development Worker Jenna has come up with a number of ways in which to...

Meet Up Community Cook Book launched

  The official Meet Up Community Cook Book was launched last week at Thetford Meet Up, Celebrity Chef Charlie Hodson very kindly came along to support the event. All proceeds...

Building Better Communities with Jewson

We've been shortlisted to receive funding from Jewson which will help towards vital repairs at our Meet Up community centre in Thetford. Meet Up helps hundreds of people each year so your vote...

Meet Up in Thetford calls on local Community for help

      Meet Up in Thetford is our venue where we provide activities and support to hundreds of people every year including after-school clubs, helping...

Meet Up head to Kingswood

    Mike Towndrow,  Alison Brown and Hannah Hinson from Thetford Meet Up, our Community hub supporting people of all ages in the area,  took 12 young people aged...

21st Birthday Celebrations at Meet Up!!

          On Wednesday 28th October Meet Up in Thetford hosted our official 21st birthday celebrations and what a fantastic day it was.  Mike...

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