Update from the Men in Sheds

The community workshop project operating out of our Staines Day Service has developed a strong following in the local area. Men in Sheds was set up initially for those looking for a different social activity after retirement. Bringing together groups of people with a love of building, crafting and creating the group have successfully been…

Roy’s Christmas wish comes true – eventually!

Roy Brandon, from, was left a little disappointed at Christmas when Santa failed to deliver the iPad he longed for.

He had been using similar tablets regularly for a number of months during sessions at Lockwood, in Guildford and had hoped to receive one for Christmas.

When Roy’s keyworker, Peta Hayden heard about his disappointment, a plan was put into place to help fulfil Roy’s wish. We immediately started a campaign, working with people across the organisation to get him an iPad.

‘Caring’ Linda receives national award

Staff at our Camberley Group celebrate as one of their own has been recognised with a new national ‘honours’ award.

After dedicated 40 years of her life to helping people in her local community, Linda Phillips was one of just 28 people given a British Citizen Award at an inaugural ceremony held at the House of Lords at the end of January . She was chosen for the award out of hundreds of nominees for her services to the community.