“I am so grateful to have people to spend time with, for education and socials…. I take a lot of knowledge from TimePeace, and I have met new people.”
— Sami, TimePeace member since April 2020
TimePeace – providing opportunities for connection!
TimePeace bridges the social divide between locals and people seeking sanctuary across the UK, creating opportunities for friendship and solidarity. Their events and online platform enable strangers to meet and share conversations, ideas and skills to become a community. We are partnering with TimePeace because they provide a perfect platform for the City of Sanctuary key principle which is to
Create opportunities for relationships of friendship and solidarity between local people and those seeking sanctuary
Members can connect with each other online & offline, share interests, stories & opportunities, and facilitate & attend events.
Weekly online events are
English Conversation Tuesdays, 8.30-9.30pm, and
Tea & Chat Fridays 3-4pm,
They also host online Speed Friending events once a month and other events including the Poetry Hour and World Café. They are also planning to introduce in-person events as lockdown eases. These will take place mainly in London and across the UK where members are available to organise with TimePeace support.
To join their online platform on Slack, and attend their events, fill in this short form here.
If you have questions and want to know more before signing up, email [email protected] or drop them a message on Whatsapp on +447783632676.
This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals and for groups to signpost isolated volunteers or people seeking sanctuary who need to connect online. Please check it out and share widely.
TimePeace is currently fundraising £30,800 to fund their events, online community and support network.
Two ways you can help: