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Author Archives: Kerry McCormack

Gardening Week

As its Gardening Week find out what our young Scholarship Students have been up to over the last few months at Southlands School..... ...Now that the weather is a bit warmer it a busy time in the garden, its time to start planting some young vegetables outside in the raised beds.  The students...

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Growing Plants and Confidence

We’ve just launched the second of our therapeutic horticulture scholarship schemes at Walbottle Campus  in Throckley. The scholarship involves Year 10 and Year 11 pupils (aged 13 to 15) and is designed to develop skills and self-esteem for those struggling to meet their full potential. It...

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Mental Health Educational Workshops

Evidence of Need Children and young people face a range of issues and pressures whilst they are growing up with mental health concerns proving to be an escalating issue. Within a class of 30 children 3 will have a diagnosable mental health issue.  We have spoken to schools, professionals,...

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Cerebral Palsy Grant Round

Due to a very kind donation we are delighted to be able to hold a special grant round in November 2016 dedicated to projects relating to Cerebral Palsy. We will support community projects, charities & any properly constituted non-profit group that benefit children and young people in the North...

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