The Olive Branch is now entering its 21st year In 2017 The Olive Branch offered an average of 67 Counselling sessions a week to the people of Winchester and the Surrounding areas We aim to do the same and more in 2018
The Olive Branch will close for Christmas at the end of Friday 22nd December and re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.
The Olive Branch is open again and all of the counselling rooms have had a lovely new coat of paint. Many thanks to Romick Services Ltd for the excellent job and to Brewers for the donation of paint.
The Olive Branch will be closed from Monday 21st August to Friday 25th August for internal decorations. Emails and phone messages will be picked up and responded to once The Olive Branch opens again on Tuesday 29th August.
On the 13th June 2017, as part of our 20th year celebrations, we were invited to Abbey House, the Mayor of Winchester’s official residence, for wine and canapes. 35 staff and volunteers past and present attended and all got a tour of the residence too. The 818th Mayor of Winchester, Cllr David McLean, spoke highly […]
The Olive Branch has benefitted greatly over the past six months due to a scheme run by John Lewis known as a Golden Jubilee Trust Secondment in which an employee is released from their day to day job to work with a charity. We have had six months input from Emma who has given us great […]
The Olive Branch wishes to thank Winchester Musical and Operatic Society for selecting us as their Charity for the production of Calamity Jane. We are very grateful to the Cast who were enthusiastic and active in the collection and to all of the audience who gave so generously. A huge Thank You to you all!
Thank you from The Olive Branch to Shah and his team at Manow Thai for hosting a fundraising dinner on Monday 7th November. The food was delicious and we had a brilliant welcome.
Collections for The Olive Branch will be available at the Winchester Musicals and Opera Society’s performances of Calamity Jane at the Theatre Royal in Winchester. The shows are scheduled from 16th to 19th November 2016.