Glastonbury

The Glastonbury Town Deal has secured £23.6 million investment for the town, representing a once-in-a-generation opportunity to deliver the objectives outlined in the Town Investment Plan

St Dunstan’s House Community Health and Wellbeing Centre

Lead Organisation: Glastonbury Town Council

Funding

  • Towns Fund:  £1.36m
  • Co-Funding:  £0.8m

Outcomes

  • Improved health and wellbeing
  • Groups able to access meeting space in town centre
  • All able to access advice and services in town centre
  • Growing businesses
  • Understanding of learning and social opportunities

Key Project Themes

  • Improve Health and Wellbeing
  • Reduce Deprivation
  • Grow the Economy

Rationale

  • Provides a town centre location for accessing health & wellbeing activities
  • Recognises a lack of COVID-secure space for community groups and organisations
  • Addresses the need to outreach spaces for signposting to skills, careers, jobs and business support.

Project Summary

The restoration of St Dunstan’s House and the addition of a new atrium at Glastonbury Town Hall will create a new community facility in the town centre.

It will offer facilities that meet local needs for health and wellbeing services & advice, gatherings, meetings, activities and events for the community, as well as access to advice & support services for businesses.

A Changing Places Toilet will be installed here.

Click here to view the planning application details and documents.

Project FAQS

When will your project start & finish?
Works are scheduled to start mid-Summer 2024 and take about 10 months to complete.