You are warmly invited to The Playskill AGM 2019 “an AGM like no other” WEDNESDAY 13 NOVEMBER 2019 7.30 pm for an 8.00 pm start At Christ Church, The Junction, The Common, Rickmansworth Rd, Chorleywood, WD3 5SG There is plenty of parking; for location map/directions see www.cccw.org.uk Opening Address, Peter […]
We were delighted to receive our new van recently thanks to the hard work and generosity of you, our supporters and the West Herts Charity Trust. The Playskill van is vital in transporting our specialist equipment needed to run each of our groups and will help enormously with the day […]
Here is a photo diary from our different groups of this term, some of the photos have been taken by Dillon and Emeka 2 young adults [ see photo below] who are volunteering for Playskill in Social Media and Communications.
We had such a wonderful time with parties for our younger children last week and a reunion party for our older children this week! We are very grateful to Soul Survivor Watford for them letting us use their warehouses. In our party for our 1-3 year olds we had Ruth […]
Here are just a snap shot of the work going on our groups, with children from 1-5 with a whole variety of physical needs working with our fabulous team of therapists and specialist workers. We have had a lot of creative fun and joy as we have seen our children […]
In order to strengthen the Management and Leadership of the charity we have been involved throughout the year in the Hertfordshire Community Foundation’s Building Effectiveness programme. As one of the 10 charities selected this year for the programme we have received 6 training events for leaders of charities and additional […]
We had the most wonderful Christmas parties on Friday 14th December – we had a pre-school party for all the children attending groups and then an after school grotto party with beautiful craft making and food. Thanks to all who made our Christmas party such fun – to Chorleywood Bookshop […]
Paediatric Physiotherapist, Andrea Clarke, the founder of Playskill, (a Hertfordshire based charity running therapeutic parent and child groups for pre-school children with special physical needs), received her MBE from H.R.H Prince William in an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London. She was delighted to walk through to the Investiture with […]
Remembering Gill Backhouse our past Vice Chair of Trustees who sadly passed away last week after a brave fight with cancer, she was a fantastic support to Playskill both through parent training and by being a gifted trustee. She will be sadly missed by us all.
On Monday 20th August we had our annual trip to Willows Farm thanks to Big Lottery funding. The weather was good unlike last year and we all had a really lovely time, especially in the sandpits and play areas. Many thanks to the Volunteers who made this day possible!!