Accuro have been gradually returning to face to face clubs since mid-September. Just in time for Autumn and Halloween, members have been enjoying seasonal activities such as Autumn leaf art and now, thanks to Hatters Farm – pumpkin decorating! Accuro currently offer four youth groups in Saffron Walden, Great Dunmow, Harlow and Loughton, a Saturday […]
About Chloe Salisbury
This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Chloe Salisbury contributed a whooping 101 entries.
Entries by Chloe Salisbury
Thursday 8th October is #GiftAidAwarenessDay! Do you add Gift Aid when you donate? The year 2020 has been tough on UK Charities and fundraising is more important than ever. This makes Gift Aid more important than ever also. Every year, a possible £560m in Gift Aid goes unclaimed. Next time you donate, #TickTheBox and help […]
“I have a range of toys, games and equipment in my therapy room for my child clients. They can choose these to ‘play out’ and role-play ideas, questions, and concepts in their mind. It is so important to let children play because these toys and games help to develop their cognitive, social and emotional well-being […]
Virtual Events and online gatherings have become the new normal recently. West Essex based disability charity Accuro (Care Services) is embracing life online with virtual fundraisers – the latest of which is a ‘Zoom Cooking Class’. On Tuesday 15th September at 6pm, Accuro supporters tuned in for a live session on Zoom with chef Luke […]
For those who follow us on twitter, we are currently experience technical difficulties. Our account has been locked, we believe this is due to the post scheduling programme that we use to plan our tweets. We are having this looked into, please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to get in touch.
Online gaming can offer many positive experiences. It can give children and young people the chance to escape into a virtual world, to learn, and to connect with others. However, there is a risk of children and young people viewing inappropriate content in games and being contacted by adults seeking to exploit them. During Covid-19 […]
The Covid-19 pandemic has made fundraising for charities like ours very difficult and now more than ever, we need your help! Today, we’re sharing five ways that you can fundraise in your spare time. Whether you have a spare minute or could dedicate a little time every day for a week, we’re so incredibly grateful […]
Over two months on lockdown (or more for some), how are you doing? “Have you noticed an increase in articles and posts on social media about how to get through this pandemic? I have seen a number of social media posts shared recently, many very useful and many helping us consider how we live our […]
Throughout May, Accuro’s Adult Friendship Scheme put their baking skills to the test with a ‘virtual bake off’ challenge. Adult Friendship Scheme Coordinator Kerry Matholie said, “The bake off idea was actually inspired by a friend of mine who was running the competition with her family- each week a family friend was setting them a […]
Mindfulness Exercise NHS https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/coronavirus-covid-19-staying-at-home-tips/ Online Safety at Home Resources from Think U Know on supporting your child at home to access the internet safely. https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/Support-tools/support-your-child-at-home/ Kooth Kooth is an online counselling and emotional wellbeing support service providing young people aged 11-18 years (up to 19th birthday) in mid Essex with a […]
The current situation means things haven’t gone quite the way we’d planned for the past couple of months at Accuro. We had exciting activities planned including Easter and Half Term Break, but of course, these have sadly had to be cancelled. At Accuro, we know the importance of staying connected. Our clubs aim to reduce […]