Charity News

Willows Farm Annual Outing

Willow farm outing

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!!

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Panorama and Three Counties Radio

Panorama screenshot

BBC Panorama recently screened a program “Fighting for my child” which featured one of our Playskill children (filmed at Playskill) and the battles they have faced, including the situation with Nascot Lawn. Also don’t miss Andrea’s interview on Three Counties Radio (ten minutes in).  

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Summer End of Term Parties 2018

Summer Parties 2018

Playskill finished it’s term with a wonderful 2 parties on the 13th July, we had a beach themed party for our younger children at Soul Survivor with the surprise addition of Lily’s dad’s police car which was a great hit with some of our children and staff! We were so […]

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Thanking our Shining Stars!

Volunteer Week 1

National Volunteer week (1-7 June 2018) was a time for celebration at Playskill and allowed us to reflect on the difference our volunteers make to both our staff and families. We are extremely lucky to have over 40 highly talented and skilled volunteers who work relentlessly to support our Playskill […]

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Spring Watford Reunion Party

red for playskill

We had a wonderful Spring Watford Reunion party in Watford yesterday. It had rained and rained outside, but inside we had ARK farm visit with a wonderful animal petting area, we had a bouncy castle, face painting, parachute games and singing… then beautiful craft and lots of lovely food to […]

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Playskill AM Foundation groups Easter party

Playskill AM Foundation groups Easter party

Just before Easter we had a lovely party for all our younger children, massive thanks to our amazing team of volunteers and staff who work for Playskill some are captured here also- Tracey Smith our new funding officer Big Lottery Fund for coming to see our work at first hand. […]

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Some pictures from our Spring Groups

Spring Groups

Here are some pictures of our spring groups at Hemel, Watford and Garston groups – at Garston we welcomed Zoe Ashworth from Children in Need who came to talk to our parents. We are hugely grateful for their funding for this group. The children have all been making valentines cards […]

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Christmas Parties 2017

Christmas parties 2017

On Friday we had our Playskill parties thanks to Soul Survivor Watford with a wonderful sensory grotto made by the Webb family and presents donated by the Fence club for all the delighted children who attended, 97 presents were wrapped up in total by an amazing team of volunteers. The […]

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