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Prince’s Trust gives sensory room new look

March 24, 2017

For five days students from the Prince’s Trust Team Program in Eastbourne have been fixing up and rejuvenating the Sensory room at our premises in Pevensey Road. The team worked hard prior to beginning the project so that they could raise funds to buy important things like paint, lights, cushions and many other crucial sensory [...]

Job vacancies

March 12, 2017

GREENSLEEVES – JOB VACANCY WAKING NIGHT SUPPORT WORKER – GREENSLEEVES Requirements of Waking Night Support Worker Role: All candidates must have strong experience within a Waking Night Support Worker role You will have a thorough knowledge and understanding of the term learning disability NVQ2 is desirable or you should be working towards it Must be [...]

Behind the scenes at M & S

March 10, 2017

Recently a group of staff and people from our residential and day support services were lucky enough to be invited to an exclusive behind the scenes tour of Marks and Spencer, Eastbourne. Anne from one of our residential care services said, “It was really good, we saw computers and I had a drink, then we [...]

Fort Fun SEN Sessions

March 6, 2017

Fort Fun are offering complimentary morning and evening sessions dedicated to children & young adults with special needs, where they close the entire venue just for you! Families and siblings welcome.    

New management team at Sedgemoor and Framley

June 23, 2016

Our new management team at Sedgemoor and Framley is now in place. Led by residential manager Hayley Fontaine, the team has been busy with several new initiatives at the home, including: Activity charts and information boards about up and coming events A new medication room which gives improved storage and a more spacious working area [...]

     

We’re not just any charity, we’re an M&S charity…

We are thrilled to be nominated as Marks & Spencer Eastbourne’s charity of the year 2016. Our volunteers went along to the store recently to fundraise and help with customer packing – making in excess of £400 for the charity. There will be lots more fundraising opportunities coming up and we’re always on the lookout [...]

Generous donation from local business

The Hydro Hotel very kindly donated £700 to Eastbourne Mencap recently. Its generous gift will go towards the purchase of new musical and computer equipment for our day centre.

Welcoming our new chairman and trustees

We are delighted to welcome our new chairman, Chris Mizen, and of course all our new trustees - Steve Wibberley, Rebecca Whippy and Michael Allen.