The sensory garden at Victoria House

Victoria House officially opens gardens for adults with physical disabilities

16 April 2018

Service users and staff are excited to officially open their new sensory gardens at Victoria House in Hull. This has been made possible as part of the Bags of Help initiative from Tesco.

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Cabinet office visits Jane Percy House

05 April 2018

Representatives from the Cabinet Office recently visited Jane Percy House to see how Community Payback had benefitted the service. They were shown how the garden had been improved.

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Lynn's win as employee of the month

30 March 2018

Congratulations to Lynn Hale who won the Employee of the month award at Jane Percy House, in Cramlington. Lynn won because of her bright and cheerful attitude and dedication to the service users.

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Mother's Day cards with a difference

15 March 2018

The service users at Eastbourne's Shinewater Court are a creative bunch and were busy making Mother's Day cards with the help of volunteers from Tesco in the Langney Shopping Centre.

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Introducing The Shinewater Collective: a #GetCrafty follow-up

31 January 2018

Last year we launched our very successfull #SeeMeNotDisability Twitter campaign. See more from our wonderful artists from Shinewater Court.

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Tech company supports #ConnectAbility Hub

21 December 2017

This Christmas, local technology company thewealthworks have donated £500 towards ConnectAbility appeal as an alternative to sending traditional Christmas cards

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Rose Media Group helping out at EKC

An alternative to the corporate Christmas party for Ernest Kleinwort Court

19 December 2017

Rose Media Group recently got fed up with turkey for their corporate Christmas meal and tried something different: they volunteered at Ernest Kleinwort Court, painting walls and helping out in the garden.

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Christopher's wonderful success story

30 November 2017

Christopher came to Shinewater Court in October 2016 needing support in every area of his life. 13 months on, he has lost 10 stone and is now much more independent, able to access the local community independently.

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The sensory garden at Victoria House

Green Fingers at Victoria House

14 November 2017

Work on Victoria House’s bespoke fountain in their sensory garden has been completed. This comes as the second part of their Green Fingers project, with £12,000 funding coming from Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme.

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Swimming success at Ernest Kleinwort Court

31 October 2017

After winning bronze medals in both freestyle and backstroke at a recent swimming gala in Burgess Hill, West Sussex, Christian can be seen proudly displaying his medals. Well done, Christian, we're all proud of what you've accomplished!

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