Talented performers from across Surrey came together for a star-studded spectacle at the Surrey Choices Lockwood Activity Centre in Guildford, raising a staggering £1000 for local children’s hospice, Shooting Star Chase, as well as for two local girls who are suffering from a rare form of kidney cancer.
A lifetime dream has been fulfilled for a 21-year-old man with Asperger’s syndrome and autism after he secured an apprenticeship with Channel 4.
Since leaving college, Lewis Barlow-Hyde aspired to work within the media industry but he never believed that he would realise his dreams due to the barriers he felt he had to overcome.
A jointly hosted event to promote employers and providers of Adult Social Care in the east of Surrey will be attended by the Surrey Choices EmployAbility team to promote both the current carer vacancies and the opportunities Surrey Choices can provide to people with a range of needs and disabilities.
Jobcentre Plus and Reigate and Banstead Borough Council have invited key organisations to Redhill’s Ability Fair, an information sharing event on Tuesday 21 March 2017 at the Redhill Methodist Centre, 2.00pm – 4.00pm.
The Surrey Choices Rhythmic Collision Dance Company will be putting on a star-studded show alongside many of Guildford’s best performing arts groups in a show to celebrate contributions to the cultural life of the town.
The Mayor of Guildford’s Variety Show will be an afternoon of dramatic and musical entertainment with proceeds shared between the Mayor’s chosen charities. These charities include the Surrey Hills Trust Fund and the Mayor of Guildford’s Local Distress Fund.
Did you know that your used stamps can help raise well needed funds for our chosen charities?
A site in Tandridge has successfully opened to customers of Surrey Choices to provide access to services in localised areas. The creation of this new service for the company comes before similar community based facilities in both Reigate and Caterham celebrate one year of operation.
Ochre Print Studio is delighted to announce their forthcoming exhibition, Enchanting Tales, at Guildford’s Harvey Gallery, in conjunction with Surrey Choices. Artist members of Ochre Print Studio regularly work with the clients of Surrey Choices under the Ochre PrintAble label. The exhibition will show prints and other works produced by Surrey Choices’ artist-clients attending a range of sessions at their Lockwood Centre; including prints, textile works and jewellery.
We want to make sure our fundraising efforts for our chosen charities are packed full of fabulous things, that’s why we’re asking you to donate onegoodthing to be raffled in one of our many events throughout 2017.
We strongly believe in providing information in suitable formats to ensure everyone has access to resources to be able to make informed decisions.
After our recent visit from the Diversity Team at Surrey Police, we were inspired to create an easy to use Police information card detailing how we can work with our local Police force to make us safe.
Trying something different, making small changes and keeping active were just some of the ways that Surrey Choices aimed to lift the spirits of it’s staff and customers during January 2017.