In August we had our annual outing. Due to the very soggy weather we got rather wet getting into Aldenham Playground but despite this we had a lovely time together especially in the sensory room and soft-play areas. We had families right from our first ever group to our newest group from Garston attending which […]
We had our end of term parties today and they were a great success!! Our morning parties were for the AM groups and we had a beach theme with water and sand play which was great fun, followed by singing and then lunch all together. It was a really special event and all the children […]
On 20th April 2017 we heard the tragic news that Freddie had died very suddenly. He and his family had been at our Easter Reunion party on the 3rd April and it was a lovely afternoon. Freddie was in our first ever Playskill group and he and his family are enormously dear to us all. […]
Playskill Watford hosted it’s annual school holiday Easter party at Soul Survivor. A wonderful time was had by all as there were lots of options – with face painting, Ark farm with their mobile animal unit, bouncy castle, easter craft and singing!! There was lots of food for everyone to enjoy together. Richard Harrington MP […]
Our newest group at Garston funded by OneFamily was launched this week by High Sheriff of Hertfordshire Stelio Stefanou MBE who visited the group in action on Tuesday 28th February. The launch is the culmination of months of work since Playskill was successful in a big voting campaign in July 2016 with One Family for […]
On Saturday 11th March the Board of Trustees had an away day to discuss the budget for 2017 and the future of Playskill, sustainability of funding and other important topics. Big thanks to Christ Church who gave their premises free of charge for this important event for the charity.
Playskill was delighted to welcome Dorothy Thornhill to Playskill yesterday. Dorothy has supported the group since she first came to the pilot group in June 2006 of Playskill. She attended with Councillor Karen Collett. Dorothy praised the professionalism of the staff and the support for all the family provided by Playskill.
A month ago Jesse and I met a neonatal neurologist at UCLH hospital in London. She approached us, said hello to Jesse and burst into tears! Rewind to nearly 3 years earlier and in that same building my husband and I were told, after a rather long ultrasound scan, that our unborn child had part […]