Here in the music room we have been missing taking part in our Group Assistant Award. We have been taking part in revision sessions in order to maintain our skills that we have gained from taking part in this. The Group Assistant Award was set up to encourage and promote the development of our motivational […]
May was National Walking Month. Clients from the Centre, and residents in the Nursing Home enjoyed taking part in #WalkThisMay; and to make it more interesting we made into competition with the following Categories; Most Steps in the month Most walks in a month Best photo when out walking Best story of what we seen […]
We hope you all enjoyed a nice sunny bank holiday Monday. 🌞 Some of us took advantage of the weather to enjoy doing our activities outdoors. The Clients and Staff enjoyed a nice sunny day, and loved getting ice cream lollies and drinks to enjoy in the good weather.
We are pleased to announce the article we submitted to Wendy Mc Dowell – Community Health Development Practitioner is in Edition 4 of ‘The Good News Gazette’ online newsletter. We are all pleased with our article, and enjoyed reading others articles too. We hope you like it too.
The key groups at the Centre all took part in planting sunflower seeds. We had great fun doing this. We put compost into a small pot and then put the seed in. Orla helped us to water the seeds and we put them in the greenhouse to grow as it is nice and warm. Once […]
During the spring/summer months everybody at the Centre takes great pride in helping out in the garden; looking after the plants and vegetables that we grow. The Blackstone key group made a sign for the ‘vegetable patch’ using their woodwork and drawing/painting skills. Please see picture below I’m sure you will agree it looks great!! […]
As part of our Health & Well being sessions the Blackstone key group have been trying our best to be more active as we have been learning it is one of the Take5 steps to wellbeing. So far this month we have been taking part in: Outdoor target/relay games Games on The Wii Step by […]
We have recently had the internet installed in the music room/gallery and during our planning sessions we chose to use the I-pad to research our favourite singers and find out some more facts about them using google. Rosemary chose to research Elvis and was shocked to find out that Elvis used to dye his hair […]
A big thank you to everyone who purchased our seed bombs and hand painted flower pots. We still have some for sale, please get in touch with the Centre or ask a member of staff. Here are some pictures of us making our seed bombs and wrapping them, we had lots of fun making them! […]
During the week clients at the Centre received their Virtual Boccia Certificates and Water bottles for taking part in the Virtual Boccia League from January – March 2021 run by Disability Sport NI sponsored by the Progressive Building Society. We want to thank Terry (Boccia Performance Pathway Officer) for all his help throughout the competition, […]