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Victoria House fantastic fun day fundraiser

16 August 2016

Victoria House had another successful Fun Day where they raised over £600! Entertainment included a bouncy castle, the Arlie Bird and an American Police car!

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Let them eat cake! Wendy turns 80 at Jane Percy House

16 August 2016

Service user Wendy, who has been living at Jane Percy House since 1995, celebrated her 80th birthday in style with plenty of cake, afternoon tea and a singer who serenaded her.

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Victory for Ernest Kleinwort Court football team

15 August 2016

Service users at Ernest Kleinwort Court's hard work and training paid off in July as they claimed victory during their first football tournament, which was held at the University of Brighton's sports ground.

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Jane Percy House score a 'hole in one' at Golf Day fundraiser

15 August 2016

Jane Percy House raised an incredible £1,400 during their annual Golf Day fundraising event held at Arcot Golf Course on Monday 27th June.

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Scott and Simon get 'quizzy' with City of Culture

03 August 2016

Victoria House service users Scott and Simon have been accepted as volunteers for the Hull UK City of Culture 2017 voluntary team. The duo have commenced phase one of their training and are looking forward to the next.

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Hannah joins the Prince's Trust

03 August 2016

Hannah, a resident at Shinewater Court, was delighted to have been accepted to join the Prince’s Trust team earlier this year, and recently accepted her award from the Mayor of Eastbourne.

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Off the wall

15 July 2016

Jane Percy House has hosted a 'thank you' afternoon for Tyne and Wear Community Foundation following a grant to purchase a CardioWall, providing challenging and fun interactive games and workouts.

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ConnectAbility appeal gets the right signal

17 March 2016

The Disabilities Trust is delighted to announce that Vodafone have donated £1000 to the ConnectAbility appeal, which will be used to buy assisted technology equipment for service users at Ernest Kleinwort Court.

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Fundraising elves visit Market Place shopping centre

14 December 2015

The Disabilities Trust gets into the festive spirit and raises money for #ConnectAbility at ‘Dress as an elf on the 12th’ event.

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Duchess of Northumberland visits Jane Percy House

23 October 2015

Service users and staff were delighted to welcome our Patron, the Duchess of Northumberland, to Jane Percy House, in Cramlington for afternoon tea on Thursday 22nd October.

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