Former crew member Stephen's return visit to local RNLI

03 April 2017

Former RNLI crew member and current service user at Shinewater Court, Stephen, had a wonderful day visiting the crew at Eastbourne RNLI station, following his involvement in our #SeeMeNotDisability campaign.

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Shinewater Court’s Big Garden Birdwatch

13 February 2017

Service users from Shinewater Court in Eastbourne, took part in the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch. The birdwatch survey helps the RSPB build a picture of garden wildlife across the UK.

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Success for Shinewater Court

20 January 2017

Service users and staff felt like Christmas had come early when they were awarded the top grant of £12,000 through the Tesco Bags of Help scheme to give their garden area a new lease of life.

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Shinewater and Tesco team up

21 December 2016

Shinewater Court have been benefiting hugely from the Tesco volunteers in Eastbourne. From Christmas tree decorating to 'Bags of Help' to getting service users involved in the FoodShare scheme, they have been a real boost to the centre.

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Stephen's pretty poppies for Remembrance Day

11 November 2016

Stephen, a service user from Shinewater Court, has been making pretty ceramic poppies to raise money for The British Legion, in honour of Remembrance Day.

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Support for Shinewater Court

27 October 2016

Shinewater Court have been shortlisted for the Tesco Bags of Help initiative and need your support to help achieve their target of receiving the top grant of £12,000.

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service user Hannah in the gardens at Shinewater Court

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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Shinewater Court host Chocolate party to support #ConnectAbility

23 February 2015

Service users and staff at Shinewater Court host a Chocolate Party to raise funds for the #ConnectAbility Appeal – a three year fundraising campaign to raise £250k to purchase assistive communications technology for service users.

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Shinewater Court service users posing in their lounge

Newly-wed service users celebrate Valentine’s Day

11 February 2015

The Disabilities Trust service users, Jane and Graham, look forward to celebrating Valentine’s Day after defying the odds and marrying after eight years of planning.

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