Balsall Heath Church Centre (Silver Lining Project)

100 Mary Street
Balsall Heath
B12 9JU

0121 440 1138 / 07722635172

Silver Lining Project works with participants from the age of 50 and over. We facilitate and enable participation in a variety of interesting activities, which will maintain and promote independence, general well-being and bringing people together to enjoy each other’s company. We are an inclusive organisation working with people of all faiths, cultures and backgrounds in our community. Alongside this we offer a home visiting to individuals, who might require support in accessing activities.


Weekly Activities


Making and Doing

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Balsall Heath Church Centre

Our Making and Doing is also about friendships and chatting and having a cuppa! Whilst we are using and sharing our skills or playing games together we are enjoying each others company. If you would like to learn a new skill, or share an existing one please come and join us. This is free to attend.

Contact us on 0121 440 1138 or Email:


Tai chi class

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Balsall Heath Church Centre

Come and enjoy a well led gentle movement class to help you to improve your overall flexibility, increase your confidence whilst moving about and generally improve your overall well-being.We are a welcoming group and always happy to add new members. There is a charge of £1.50 per session and you will need to register with us.

To find out more contact us on 0121 440 1138 or Email:


Wednesday Welcome

10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Balsall Heath Church Centre

If you are able to get t us and would like to meet up with other local people come and be part of Wednesday Welcome. We meet for chat and games over a drink and a biscuit followed by a simple lunch, for a cost of £3.00.

If you would like to you are welcome at the Service of Holy Communion at 11.30am in the same building (optional).

To find out more contact contact on 0121 440 1138 or Email:


Thursday every fortnight

Feel Good Well-being Group

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
47 Belgrave Middleway, Sheltered Housing.

Making use of a sheltered housing community room this is a social gathering with light refreshments for residents and also guests who do not have to be resident.

Activities are directed by what people want to be doing and may include light exercise, health quizzes, relaxation and pampering sessions.

Anyone interested MUST book by contacting us on 0121 440 1138 or Email: and make an appointment to meet us. Free of charge for participants.


Haven Coffee Morning

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
St Mary and St Ambrose Pershore Road, Edgbaston.

Haven is a place where ordinary people can meet with each other over a cup of tea (or coffee) and piece of toast. A place of friendship and to find out about local activity. This group is run by volunteers and  there is a charge of £1:00 to attend.

To find out more contact us on 0121 440 1138 Email: 

Upcoming Events

Community Spring Party

22nd May 2019
11:30 am - 3:00 pm

We would like to invite you to our Spring Celebration taking place at Balsall Heath Church Centre.

There will be a hot and cold buffet and a full programme of entertainment.

We hope you come and join us.

Tickets are now available at a cost of £8.00 and can be purchased from the Balsall Health Church centre and the admin office (Opening hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9am -2pm).

Advance booking is essential so we can cater for numbers on the day.

If you would like to attend, please contact us on 0121 440 1138 or

All Activity sessions closed

21st April 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

We are closed for Easter week, Activities will resume on the 29 April 2019.

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