We would like to thank Lorraine and Juile Long who kindly held a coffee morning raising an amazing £335.40 for the centre.
Therapeutic Care Presentation by Colby Pearce
Colby Pearce, Principal Clinical Psychologist at Secure Start, gave a presesentation on Therapeutic to the staff at Little Orchids on 07th October 2016
Our Volunteer celebration on Friday 03rd June was a great success and enjoyed by all. Helen McDonnell, Life Coach, gave a great Inspirational talk and the food from Cafe Zest was fabulous.
We would like to thank those parents who attended the training in the centre by Rhonda Reilly which was excellent the parents who attended really felt it was worthwhile. Topics discussed were getting your child ready for toilet training, constipation, sourcing protective bed linen. Very useful website include www.eric.org.uk and www.nice.org.uk
Thanks to all who came to our open night on 24th May 2016 we had a great turn out. A special thank you to Gerard and Paula who spoke on the night about their children's experience attending Little Orchids.
Oakgrove school YPI Program
Oakgrove school patrticpated in the YPI program and Little Orchids was 1 of the 4 charities chosen by the pupils for the chance to be awarded £3000. YPI is an inclusive, multi-award-winning secondary school program that strengthens the social sector by engaging youth in social issues, local charities, and grant-making. Maura and Lisa went along to represent Little Orchids and really enjoyed the effort the pupils of Oakgrove made to represent Local charities.
Well done to the Samaritans who were awarded the £3000.
We would like to thank Kellie who worked so hard and gave up her time to organise the Information Evening yesterday and thank you to all those parents who came along
The staff in the library in Magee organised the craft fair and chose Little Orchids as the charity to donate all proceeds to.Congratulations to all involved for such a fantastic displayof hand made items.
A big thank you to Paul and Paula McConway who organised a coffee morning on Saturday 07th November raising £312.76 for the centre
Fun Day at Little Orchids
Our Fun Day today was a great success raising £1,491.30 and €7 for the centre.
The Mayor invited the children, parents and staff of Little Orchids for a tour of the Guildhall followed by refreshments on the morning of Wednesday 18th March 2015.
Healthy Eating Programme at Little Orchids
Staff, volunteers and students at Little Orchids participated in the “Healthy Eating” programme. This was organised by Foyle Health at Work. March 2015.
Living Life to the Full Programme
Living Life to the Full” programme. This was organised by Foyle Health at Work who are dedicated to improving the Health of employees. For any information on programmes offered by Foyle Health at Work contact Sabrina Dunne Tel: 02871611384. February 2015
Eglinton Eyecare Presents Cheque
A Big Thank you to Eglinton Eyecare who presented us with a cheque on 20/01/2015 for the amount of £828.09. We were their charity of the year 2014.
Niamh Devlin Gets Volunteer Award
Scott Cooper from Volunteer Now presenting Niamh Devlin with a certificate to recognise her 100 hours volunteering commitment at our AGM on 13th October 2014.
Coffee Morning/Fun Day at Little Orchids
We had a Coffee Morning/Fun Day at Lille Orchids on the 4th July 2014. The day was a great success raising £1,359.47 for the centre.