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Young Carers Get Creative

Story by Rosie Hurley  A couple of weeks ago a group of our young carers had the chance to get creative with professional animators. The project was run by the national arts charity Create, whose programme art:space allows young carers to … Continue reading

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Family Time: Bath City Farm

Last week, carer families had the chance to have a break when we took them to ‘Meet the Romans’ at Bath City Farm. We were blessed with amazing sunshine and a beautiful view over the rolling hills of the city. … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Arts and Crafts

When some people hear the word ‘art’, they may think of classrooms filled with children wielding paintbrushes or pompous ‘artistes’ in front of empty canvases. But for carers, art means so much more than just paint; it’s about expressing creativity, … Continue reading

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Saltford Santa Dash 2015

It was a sea of red and white in Saltford this weekend as the annual Saltford Santa Dash took place. This year saw a huge host of Santas and mini-Santas run a 5 mile fun-run through the beautiful lanes of … Continue reading

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Growing Creativity – Our Young Carers ‘Arts Award’ Evening

Last night was my first experience of our ‘Arts Award’ – an after-school club for young carers held in our very own Woodlands building. We run two arts award clubs on a fortnightly basis, one for children aged 5-11 and … Continue reading

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