WINTER WARMTH

Winter Warmth is a programme of open venues to support the people of Ipswich through the cold months and is coordinated by Together For Ipswich.
The following venues will be open to everyone and offer a warm welcome, a warm and safe space, warm refreshments and warm relationships. All are welcome.

Click your chosen venue for more information.
Salvation Army Lunch Club

A 3 course lunch for all ages but mainly for those who would like some company and conversation. £5 charge.

When:
Where:

Each Thursdays at 12 noon

Ipswich Citadel 558 Woodbridge Road Ipswich IP4 4PH

Warm Welcome - Dunbarton Road Scout Hall

This is a partnership project between Rushmere Good Neighbour Scheme, Rushmere Community Church, Colchester Rd BC, Rushmere BC, St Andrews Rushmere. We offer a warm space, signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments and wellbeing support.

When:
Where:

3rd Friday of every month 2pm to 3.30pm

Dumbarton Rd Scout Hall Ipswich IP4 3JP

Winter Warmth Coffee Space at Bixley Farm

An informal space to drink coffee and make new friends. We offer a warm space, tea/coffee and light refreshments and wellbeing support or activities.

When:
Where:

Every Friday afternoon 2:00pm through 3:30pm

Tower Hall, Broadlands Way, Bixley Farm, IP4 5SU

Winter Warmth at Burlington

We offer a warm space, signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments/bacon roll (for a donation), internet access and wellbeing support. Additionally we also have a clothing bank and food bank available.

When:
Where:

9:30 through 12 noon every Saturday

Burlington Baptist Church. London Rd. Ipswich IP1 2EZ

Winter Warmth at Christ Church

We offer a warm space, signposting to other services and tea/coffee and light refreshments.

When:
Where:

Thursday 2:30pm through 5:30pm. Come to the hall behind the church building.

Christ Church Tacket Street Ipswich IP4 1AU

Winter Warmth at Colchester Road Baptist

We offer a warm space and a wide variety of supporting programmes. Mondays: Cooking and shopping on a savvy budget. Tuesdays: Coffee and chat. Wednesdays: Rainbow toddlers. Thursdays: Wellbeing cafe. Fridays: warm space with newspapers and board games.

When:
Where:

Monday 2pm-4pm, Tuesday 10:30am-12noon, Wednesdays 9am-11:15am, Thursdays 10am-12noon, Friday 9:30am-12noon

Colchester Road Baptist Church 70 Colchester Road Ipswich IP4 4ST

Winter Warmth at Framlingham

We offer a warm space, facilities to cook a meal, tea/coffee and light refreshments and internet access.

When:
Where:

Thursday 10:30am through 3:00pm

Framlingham Unitarian Meeting House 15 Bridge Street Framlingham

Winter Warmth at Holly Lodge Baptist Church

A warm and welcoming space to sit and chat, hot and cold drinks, plus warm nibbles and biscuits, access to wi-fi and sign-posting to other relevant schemes and services. Coffee and Cake afternoons follow the Winter Warmth, guests are very welcome to stay for that too.

When:
Where:

Monthly on Second Thursday 12:00 noon - 2:00pm

Holly Lodge Baptist Church Bramford Lane Ipswich IP1 4DF

Winter Warmth at Ipswich Community Church

We offer a warm space, tea/coffee and light refreshments, signposting to other services and internet access.

When:
Where:

Monday evenings 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Ipswich Community Church Wilberforce St Ipswich IP1 2JP

Winter Warmth at Nansen Road Baptist Church

We offer a warm space, activities for children, signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments and internet access.

When:
Where:

Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Nansen Road Baptist Church Nansen Road Ipswich IP3 5HN

Winter Warmth at Place by the Water

We offer a warm space, a cooked meal, tea/coffee and light refreshments and internet access. Additional activities also available such as watching a film.

When:
Where:

FROM BEGINNING OF DECEMBER. Monday 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

The Place by the Water The Rectory Church Lane Shottisham IP12 3HG

Winter Warmth at River Church

We offer a warm space, tea/coffee and light refreshments and internet access.

When:
Where:

Monday through Friday 10am - 3pm

River Church Key Street Ipswich IP4 1BZ

Winter Warmth at Safe Harbour

We offer a warm space, a cooked meal, signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments, wellbeing support / activities and optionally opportunities for faith exploration.

When:
Where:

Tuesday and Thursday 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

St Helen's Church St. Helen's Street Ipswich IP42LS

Winter Warmth at Salvation Army - Cameo

We are running each Tuesday 9am through to noon. We offer a warm space, refreshments and tea/coffee and light refreshments. £1 charge.

When:
Where:

Every Tuesday 9am through noon (excluding 13th December)

Salvation Army Ipswich Citadel Woodbridge Rd Ipswich IP4 4PH

Winter Warmth at Shepherd Drive Baptist

We offer a warm space, signposting to other services, tea/coffee/soup and light refreshments and board games/gentle activities and a space to chat.

When:
Where:

Wednesdays 1pm - 5pm (excluding 28th December)

Shepherd Drive Baptist Church Laburnham Close Ipswich IP8 3SL

Winter Warmth at St Augustine's

A quiet shared space where it's ok not to be ok. We offer a warm space, cooked meal (£1 charge), signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments internet access and wellbeing support.

When:
Where:

Every Wednesdays 10am through 4pm. Soup lunch 12:30pm to 1:30pm

The Lantern Room St Augustine's Church Bucklesham Road Ipswich IP3 8TJ

Winter Warmth at St Francis

At The Peace Cafe we offer a warm space, activities for children, tea/coffee and light refreshments, internet access and wellbeing support or activities.

When:
Where:

Monday 9:00am - 4:00pm

St Francis Church Hawthorn Drive Ipswich IP9 00Q

Winter Warmth at St Mary Magdalene Westerfield

We offer a warm space, activities for children, tea/coffee and light refreshments and internet access.

When:
Where:

9am through 12 noon Saturday mornings during term time.

St Mary Magdalene Church, Church Lane, Westerfield. Suffolk. IP6 9BE

Winter Warmth at St Mary Stoke

We offer a warm space and tea/coffee and light refreshments.

When:
Where:

Wednesdays 9:00am through 12:30pm

St Mary Stoke Stoke Street Ipswich IP2 8BX

Winter Warmth at St Mary le Tower

We offer a warm space, signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments and wellbeing support.

When:
Where:

Wednesday 9:00 am - 12:00 noon

St Mary le Tower Church Tower St, Ipswich IP1 3BE

Winter Warmth at St Thomas

We offer a warm space, activities for children, tea/coffee and light refreshments, internet access and wellbeing support.

When:
Where:

Wednesday 9:30am-12:00 noon, Thursday 9:30am-3:00pm, and Friday 12:00 noon - 3:00pm .

Church of St. Thomas The Apostle and Martyr, Bramford Lane, Ipswich IP1 5BS

Winter Warmth at Stoke Green Baptist Church

We offer a warm space, tea/coffee and light refreshments and internet access.

When:
Where:

Thursdays 2:30pm - 4:30pm (excluding 1st December)

Stoke Green Baptist Church Halifax Road Ipswich Suffolk IP2 8RE

Winter Warmth at Triangle

We offer a warm space, activities for children, signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments internet access and wellbeing support.

When:
Where:

8am to 12 noon every Wednesday

Triangle Church 15a Dickens Rd Ipswich IP2 0JR

Winter Warmth at Whitehouse Baptist Church

On a weekly basis we offer a warm space, signposting to other services, tea/coffee and light refreshments and wellbeing support. Once a month we additionally offer a light lunch.

When:
Where:

Each Thursdays 10:00am-12:00 noon - coffee morning. Also 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm light lunch on 1st Thursday of the month

Whitehouse Baptist Church Waterford Road Ipswich IP1 5NW