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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service working in gardens with support worker in Shinewater Court

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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Auspicious gift to mark Sue Akester's retirement

22 January 2015

Talented artist Alex Roch gifted staff and service users from Shinewater Court with a painting to mark Sue Akester’s retirement from the Board of Trustees of The Disabilities Trust.

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