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Sporting Communities. Bringing Communities Together through Sport

David Walsh, Community Development Officer, Sporting Communities

The Sporting Communities Team have been busy raising awareness of their work in the local community. They provided games and sports activities at the annual Chaddesden Park, Big 1 event, which took place at the beginning of June.

The Sporting Communities’ information bus enabled them to showcase their work with local families, finding out what activities they would be interested in Sporting Communities delivering in the local area.

The SENAD Group have recently sponsored Sporting Communities, providing funding to run their project for 20 weeks. The project is being championed by Chaddesden Ward Councillor, Jonathan Smale.

Pictured is David Walsh, Sporting Communities Community Development Officer

 

SENAD Sponsor Community Sports Group

The SENAD Group have sponsored a community initiative for young people living the Chaddesden area of Derby.  Sporting Communities helps young people to engage with sports and through this helps tackle anti social behaviour. They use public buildings and open park spaces to provide activities for young people to enjoy, engage and network with each other. […]

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Chief Executive Officer Addresses Delegates at International Conductive Education Conference

Brian Jones, Chief Executive Officer of the SENAD Group joined delegates at the Conductive Education Professional Education Group (CEPEG) 12th annual conference which took place at the Curve Theatre on March 11th. The conference, titled Conductive Education is our Superpower! was hosted by Leicestershire’s conductive education centre Steps and attracted 150 delegates from across the […]

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Cultural & Diversity Night

Staff member Josefina Sarto has worked tirelessly over the last two months to organise theme nights. September’s theme night was based upon the Hindu religion and culture. Josefina planned the theme night with a resident’s family member and they prepared three delicious curries with the service users at OneNineFive. Josefina hopes to continue to run the […]

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Seaside Trip

Young adults from OneNineFive went in search of the sun this week with a trip to Skegness. Although the sun was a bit elusive a good time was had by all and the young adults got the opportunity to practice lots of independent living skills including shopping and paying for items, waiting in line for rides and […]

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Burton Based Transition Home Receives Praise From Inspectors

One Nine Five

One Nine Five, the SENAD Groups transitional home for young adults with learning difficulties and complex needs, has received praise from the Care Quality Commission in their latest inspection report. The home, which is based in Burton on Trent in Staffordshire focuses on the transition of young adults to a more independent life. Following conversations with staff, […]

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Schools able to accept international student referrals.

Following our application to the UK Home Office to become a Tier 4 (child) licensed sponsor, we are pleased to confirm that our application has been granted and we are now able to consider referrals for our specialist schools from international students. For more information please contact  Caroline Eaton, Group Referrals Officer, Tel: 01332 378840 Email: info@senadgroup.com

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Young Adult Receives Self Medication Achievement.

Cedar Lodge specialises in the care of young adults aged 19 and 30 years and aims to help them develop the skills required to live with support in the community or to prepare them for life in a suitable residential home. The focus at Cedar Lodge is to ensure each young adult gets to reach […]

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