Our Service User Sharon has recently been involved in a fantastic opportunity! Root Experience’s project Hidden Stories is about helping people to share their experiences of what it’s like to live with an illness or condition that can’t be seen. Sharon had been contacted to ask if she would like to be involved in a…Details
We’d like to say a massive thank you to all those who brought in items for the Christmas hampers for our most vulnerable service users. The hampers went down a treat and were a lovely surprise to those who received them!
A lovely article – “Two brothers on the autistic spectrum were looking for work when one had the idea of opening a comic shop. It turned out to be an inspired choice”.
Kelvin Lindsay our Community Skills Project Manager and CSP Horley have been working with GTR for a number of years, offering support and guidance on accessibility improvements for passengers that need additional support. As well as physical changes to stations, the addition of the communication guides have had a huge impact; it gives people with…Details
Can you help put an item a day this December into a box to make a service users Christmas extra special? This Christmas we want to give back, that’s why we want to create our own Reverse Advent Calendars. The aim is to gather as many food items and hygiene products to put into hampers…Details
The guys had a fantastic morning yesterday bag packing at Tesco to raise money for Cancer Research. They made a whopping £220 which has been donated to Archie a young boy currently being treated for leukaemia. Archie also has Autism and is non-verbal, this means while in hospital he has been struggling to communicate how…Details
The County Care COSCARS 2018 will be held on Thursday 20th December! The evening will be celebrating staff and service user achievements 🎉 it will be lovely to see as many of you as possible!
We’d like to welcome to the team, Alison, Mandy and Darren our new support workers who started this week! We hope they have enjoyed the training so far this week.
Last week BBC Surrey contacted us to ask if one of our finalised for the Surrey Care Awards would be happy to be interviewed on BBC Surrey Drive at 5! Of course we were over the moon with the offer and Community Support Worker Karem Birdi had her interview on Friday evening. Not only this,…Details
On Friday evening some of the County Care office and support staff attended the Surrey Care Awards at Epsom Downs! We were finalised for 4 awards and we are super proud to announce for the 3rd year running we won an award which went to our Community Support Worker, Karem Birdi for “Newcomer of the…Details