Specialist schools and homes for children and adults with special educational and care needs
Orchard End VE Day Celebrations
The residents at Orchard End had a lovely time celebrating VE day. They made their own decorations, listened to music and watched films from the 1940’s and enjoyed a cream tea party out on the veranda in the beautiful weather. Very sophisticated!
The beautiful weather we’ve been having has allowed the guys at Orchard End to really enjoying being out in their fantastic garden. They’ve been making wonderful nature inspired collages…… and planting up their sensory planters, to create spring colour and fragrance. […]
April 2020 Many people don’t like Mondays, as it’s the day they return to work or school after the weekend. For me though, it is one of the best days of the week for activities and socialising. At the moment I can’t do this because we have to stay safe at home, but I’m so […]
To help parents, carers and service users during this difficult time we have added Public Health England easy read guides explaining Coronavirus, how to keep safe and how to protect those that are most vulnerable. These are now available in the health resources page on our parent page.
The SENAD Group’s sponsored Ram was brought to life this weekend by our artists from Reilly Creative. We can’t show you him yet as we’ve been asked to keep him under wraps for now, but here’s a sneak preview. As part of the trail activities students and service users across the groups schools and services […]
Residents at Orchard End decided to brighten up their Saturday night by using their cookery skills to have a pizza making night. Each resident made their pizza from scratch, choosing the toppings they wanted. Of course the best bit of pizza making is Pizza eating!
Staff, residents and parents/carers have enjoyed a November and December full of fabulous Christmas activities. At the end of November they were invited to support St Peter’s tree appeal at the local church by decorating their own tree as part of a display of over 60 trees. Our tree was named ‘Santa Clause’ the Festival […]
Residents and staff at Orchard End recently welcomed friends from Winslow Court, Fairfield House and Park House for a curry night, celebrating the best of Indian cuisine and contemporary culture. We are keen to learn about other cultures and what better way to do it than through a sociable evening with friends where we tried […]
Huge congratulations go to our Chief Executive Officer, Brian Jones who was been awarded an Honorary Master Degree from Derby University, to recognise him for his work to promote and ensure the equality of education for young people. Brian has been Chief Executive Officer for the SENAD Group since 2006. Using his significant experience in […]
Isabel Campbell of SENAD Community was awarded a tankard by NAPPI UK at the NAPPI Training meeting earlier this month for being one of the two longest serving NAPPI Trainers. Isabel and Wayne Price at Park House were part of the first Group of SENAD trainers trained by NAPPI UK, five years ago. Wayne received […]