Entries by Tiwa Odukoya

Team Upgrade raises £3,672 for Accuro

On 30th August, Team Upgrade held the Charity Casino Night at Canons Brook Golf Club to raise funds for Accuro. The Casino Night included great casino games including roulette, blackjack and a wheel of fortune. There was also an exciting auction, which included top prizes such as Arsenal V Man U tickets and a Round […]

Team Upgrade to host Charity Casino Night at Canons Brook Golf Club

ON 30th August, Team Upgrade at Exertis will host a Charity Casino Night at Canons Brook Golf Course to raise funds for Accuro. Technology distributor Exertis, based in Harlow, will host the event that will include games such as roulette, blackjack and wheel of fortune. All money raised will be donated to Accuro, who help […]

Adult Friendship enjoy a Summer BBQ!

On 6th August, we welcomed 45 guests to Tocher House for the Adult Friendship Scheme Summer BBQ. It was a fabulous evening full of food and music. After a feast of sausages and burgers, the DJ got everyone on the dance floor for some dancing, singing and the hokey-cokey! The Adult Friendship Scheme brings together […]

The Holiday Scheme goes Tubing!

On Friday 2nd August, we took a group of young people tubing as part of our Summer Holiday Scheme. They spent an action-packed afternoon enjoying the thrill of tubing down the dry ski-slopes at the Brentwood Ski Centre. We’ve already excited for our next Holiday scheme starting in October 2019! Get in touch with Rhiannon […]

Accuro Summer Jazz Picnic raises £1,200+

On 7th July, Accuro held the Jazz Picnic at Bridge End Gardens, and raised £1,235.80 for the charity. The West Essex charity that supports children, young people and adults with a disability welcomed over 100 guests to the charity fundraiser. There was face painting for children, refreshments served by community group, Diamond Ladies and a […]

Loughton Festival 2019 raises over £1,000 for Accuro

This year’s Loughton Festival raised a total of £1,114.44 over within four weeks for a youth charity. Sue Taylor, founder of the festival and previous Governor for Oak View School in Loughton, chose Accuro as one of the charities to fundraise for during the month-long cultural showcase. To read more about the fundraising events held […]

Accuro celebrates Volunteers’ Week

FROM 1st – 7th June every year, organisations celebrate and say thank you to the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. In 2019 thus far, over 70% of people in the UK have volunteered at some point in their lives and 96% of those have found volunteering to be a positive experience […]

Skydive raises £3,736.38 for Accuro charity

On 19th May, Gemma Menzies, Guy Shackleton and Robert Purcell took part in a skydive at Beccles Airfield in Suffolk and have raised £3,736.38 for Accuro, a local charity that supports people with a disability. For a quick glimpse of the skydive, check out the video below: Fancy yourself an adrenalie junkie? Contact fundraising@accuro.org.uk to […]

Accuro receives donation from Bell Day Nursery

On 15th March 2019, the Bell Day Nursery based in Saffron Walden donated £1000 to Accuro (Care Services), a local charity that supports people with disabilities in West Essex. The nursery which cares and educates children aged 0-5 operates as a Community Interest Company whereby any profit generated is used to purchase new equipment, increase […]

How the performing arts helps people with disabilities

On Friday 1st March, Accuro’s Saturday Play Club premiered their short film The Windy Dragon at Dame Bradbury’s School in Saffron Walden. The Windy Dragon, the children’s very own creation, told a tale of how a brave young girl chases away an evil, smelly dragon in order to rescue a friendly and trapped dragon. This […]

Hikeover!

Sending a HUGE Thank You to 1st Bishops Stortford and Hockerill Scout Group! The Aztec Troop took part in a Hikeover raising an incredible £250 for our charity. Well done to the 24 scouts and their leaders for the intense hike through Hatfield Forest! With your help we can continue to support people with disability […]

Workshops in Child Mental Health

EWMHS and Family Solutions are holding Workshops in Child Mental Health. For information on when and where the workshops are being held, please see the attached poster. To book, please contact administrator Lewis Ball @ West Essex EWMH Service on: Email: HarlowHubAdmin@nelft.nhs.uk Or Phone: 0300 300 1600 (option 1 & 4)