Members of our Choices For Life service in Hartlepool have been working hard to gain new skills and qualifications. Recently, two service users took part in Hartlepool Borough Council’s Walk Leader Training with and Walk about in Hartlepool with the aim of planning and running their own walking groups. Four others have attended Food Hygiene […]

The residents of Scartho Road, our complex needs project in Grimsby, are making the most of their very own sensory room! The facility, pictured here, features mirrors, bean bags, cushions, mats, lights and tactile toys. A mural was painted by staff member Emily North, using glow in the dark, glitter and neon paints. Claire Steed, […]

On the 27th of July Breakthrough held a James Bond party. Members attending were treated to classy mocktails, a disco and live performance from Breakthrough’s resident musicians. Most people who attended the party got into the fancy dress spirit, sporting Bond girl style dresses and smart tuxedos. Everyone attended had a really good time, and […]

If you use the service user section of the Creative Support website and would like give your views on how they could be improved, you’re invited to attend a consultation meeting. The event will take place from 12 noon to 3pm on at Tuesday 7th August our head office. Lunch will be provided and travel […]

Last week was Disability Awareness Week and the Disability Partnership in Warrington marked the occasion by holding a week of events and parties. The week concluded at Walton Hall Gardens on Sunday 15th July with Disability Awareness Day (DAD), the biggest disability festival in Europe. The festival was a great success and included a zoo, […]

The second season of the Creative Support and Blackburn Rovers Community Trust football league reached a thrilling climax as newcomers Wigan 1 claimed the title. Previous title winners Café Hub came second, with Wigan 2 in third place. Café Hub forward Callum Marsden topped the list of goalscorers with an impressive 44 strikes, closely followed […]

This month we awarded two Community Involvement Grants and 17 Gardening Grants. We also provided a total of £8525 to help 48 projects to organise parties in honour of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. For all of the news and pictures from these royal celebrations, click here. And read on for a report and photos from […]

As part of Customer Care Month in May, we gave you the opportunity to nominate your Customer Care Heroes. The winners will be announced soon, and until then, take a look at the full list of entries below. Stephen Wickes (nominated three times!!!), Middlesbrough – On hearing of our garden project, he wasted no time […]