We are very grateful to The Snow Centre (Hemel Hempstead) who provide us with a meeting room free of charge every six weeks to hold our regular volunteer meetings.
We have a consultant (Renton L’Heureux), parent (Tom Lloyd) and 2 volunteers (Jillian Barry and Miyuki Lloyd) all running to raise the profile and funds for our team so we can keep growing our service. Thank you! Dr L’Heureux has run three events this past autumn for our team, and the first team event was…
Harpenden Circle shared proceeds from their annual Christmas Gift Fair with the Carer Support Team and MIND. Thank you so much for donating £4850 to our team!
A big thank you to local Councillor Nigel Bell who has awarded us £1300 from his Locality Budget towards our costs.
Watford MP Richard Harrington visited the Carer Support Team this week after one of his constituents – a regular carer at Watford Hospital – recommended he find out more. We were delighted to welcome him and hope he spreads the word about our service and how valued it is by carers.
Being with your child in hospital over Christmas can be very lonely, especially if you are away from the rest of your family. Our volunteers delivered cosy socks and Starfish chocolates to all carers with children in hospital today.
Our volunteers do an amazing job, so we got together to celebrate!
Team Emico (a Hemel based company) has raised over £3000 for us by entering an employee team in a Rough Runners Event. Such fabulous community spirit! Thank you for your support.
We were pleased to be invited back for another interview with St Albans based Radio Verulam for an interview on their Parent’s Show.
Our annual Coffee and Cake Fundraiser gets bigger and better every year.This year, we had around 45 people baking, 450 people attending, and we raised £1700 from cake sales. The money is important because it will help us continue to provide our valuable volunteer service in Children’s Services. But the day was about more than…