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  • Abbie Blog Pic Abbie’s Blog: Communicating with my nieces 21.10.16 - Abbie’s Story: Talking with my nieces Abbie is a young lady affected by Cerebral Palsy, Pierre Robin Syndrome, a hearing impairment and speech and language difficulties. In her latest blog, she talks about communicating with her young nieces. I have two beautiful nieces, Ava is 6 years old and Rose is 4 years old.  I […]
  • NBSvol6 Newcastle Building Society get handy with paint brushes for Chipchase House 20.10.16 - Huge thanks to the Compliance team at Newcastle Building Society, who recently took part in a volunteering day at Chipchase House. Seven members of staff volunteered and they completed a number of tasks including decorating and transforming a storage cupboard into a space for residents to run their own tuck shop. Staff and residents are […]
  • os flier1 Come along to the Able 2 Open Studios event 18.10.16 - Come and join us on Thursday, November 24th for an Open Studios event at Able 2 in Forest Hall. The evening will give you a unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of what we do at our Able 2 studios. Meet some of our artists and craftspeople and buy some beautiful Christmas gifts! All welcome […]
  • Darlington Charity Match Charity football match raises £700! 13.10.16 - A charity football match to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Darlington’s Wembley play-off appearance has raised more than £700 for The Percy Hedley Foundation. The match, organised by former Quakers striker Robbie Painter, saw the 1996 team reunite to take on a Darlington XI at Northallerton Town. Painter was joined by former teammates Mark Barnard, […]

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