Creative Support are holding a Recruitment Open Day on Wednesday 14 July 2010. Come and visit us between 11am & 3pm at The Forum, Grasmere Suite, 28 Duke Street, Barrow-in Furness LA14 1HH. You will have an opportunity to meet the staff team, learn about the services we provide, and find out more about the […]


Our 20th Anniversary celebrations kicked off at the 5 a side football tournament earlier this month and the ball is now well and truly rolling! Award nominations for the service user, staff and other stakeholder awards are coming into head office at a good rate. If you haven’t nominated anyone yet then download the nomination […]


Creative Support is holding an open day event on Wednesday 9th June 2010, from 11am till 3pm. You will have an opportunity to meet the staff team and learn more about Creative Support and the opportunities available within our services in Newbury & West Berkshire. Visit us at The Corn Exchange, Bar 1861, Market Place, Newbury […]


Service users in Blackburn are participating in the Heads Up Awareness Day at Ewood Park on June 2nd, promoting emotional and mental health and wellbeing. Creative Support will have a stall, alongside MIND, NHS Lancashire Care Foundation, Mindcare, Blackburn with Darwen Teaching Primary Care Trust and Blackburn Rovers Community Trust, amongst others. Participants will choose […]


Creative Support is holding a Recruitment Open Day on the 10th May 2010 from 1pm – 4pm at: The Holiday Inn, 1 Higher Bridge Street, Bolton BL1 2EW. You will have the opportunity to meet the staff team and learn more about Creative Support and the opportunities we have available at our Mental Health Service […]


Voting in political elections is a very important part of being an active citizen and Creative Support encourages service users to make their voices heard in the upcoming Local and General Elections by voting on May 6th. Service users in Blackpool have been very proactive in discussing the elections at their annual Service User Forum. […]

Apr

22

Smoke Free!


There has been an excellent response to the relaunch of the ‘I Quit’ programme.  A further 21 staff and 11 service users have quit and benefitted from the £130 reward, and many more are on their way to being smoke free. If you want to sign up to the ‘I Quit’ programme or for more […]


Creative Support service users and staff attended a Get Fit, Get Well Day at Longford Park in Chorlton, Manchester which featured a 5K sponsored run, health walks, football tournament and yoga sessions. Osborne Road’s football team, The B Team, entered the 5 a side tournament, qualified top and won a trophy! Stuart was voted Player […]


We are pleased to announce that DFS are one of the sponsors of the Creative Support 5 a side football tournament, placing advertising in the tournament programme, the proceeds from which will go to charity.  28 staff and service user teams will compete for the trophy on Saturday 5th June 2010 at the Powerleague Soccerdome […]

Apr

22

Spring fun!


Spring has sprung and all over the country and Creative Support staff and service users have been busy having fun making and baking things to celebrate Easter. One example are the fun and fabulous characters pictured left. They were designed and decorated by members of the Blackburn Social Inclusion Service Art Group. Each egg is […]


To help mark our 20th year of providing support services, Creative Support is running a national competition under the theme: Opportunity, Choice and Wellbeing! The competition is open to all service users. To enable as many people as possible to enter, there are 5 categories: Art and crafts (e.g. paintings, pottery, embroidery) Performance arts (e.g. […]


Creative Support is holding an open day event on Tuesday 6 April 2010, 11am – 3pm. You will have an opportunity to meet the staff team, discuss posts available and learn more about Creative Support and the opportunities available. Visit us at The Skills Centre, Swallowdale Road, Sinfin, Derby DE24 9NT. For further enquiries please […]


This year Creative Support reaches it’s 20th year of supporting people to enjoy their lives and reach their full potential! To celebrate this we are making September a special Service User Involvement Month featuring activities and events chosen and led by service users throughout the country, with a celebration finale in Manchester in October. We […]


Can you kick it? Yes you can! After the success of last year, the 5 a side football tournament is back! The date is confirmed for Saturday 5th June and it will be held at the Power League Soccer Dome, Trafford, Manchester. Keen to get involved? Well, you can … Enter a team Form a […]


A day celebrating physical health and mental wellbeing! Wednesday 7 April 2010, 10.00am to 3.30pm, Longford Park Stadium, Ryebank Road, Chorlton cum Hardy, M21 9TA. For more details, click for the poster


Congratulations to our Droitwich project, which has been awarded a Five Star "Excellent" rating for Food Hygiene Standards by the Environmental Health Department of Wychavon District Council!


Creative Support is pleased to announce that a new floating support service for vulnerable people in Blackpool is opening on 1st March 2010. This service will offer short-term housing related support and advice and we will work with service users to promote independence, social inclusion and well-being through outcome focused support, signposting and advocacy. Although […]


On Thursday 14th January, Sam Allardyce, Manager of Blackburn Rovers, formally opened Creative Support’s Social Inclusion Service for Blackburn and Darwen, funded by Blackburn with Darwen Council. There was a good turnout of service users and representatives from our partner organisations and great excitement about Sam’s participation. He was asked for many autographs and posed […]


Creative Support are holding a Recruitment Open Day in Leeds to find warm, motivated individuals to join our exciting new service which provides support to individuals with learning disabilities and complex needs. At our event you will have the opportunity to meet some of our staff, discuss the posts that are available and learn more […]


Every year in December Creative Support holds a service user Christmas party in Manchester. This party brings together service users from all our services throughout the country. This year we had so many service users wishing to attend that we had to put on two parties and much fun was had by all at both […]