On January 8, 2016
We would like to say a big thank you to Seafarers UK. A grant from Seafarers was used to pay for refurbishments to our Casbar, completed late last year. It’s become a much more usable and welcoming space, and very popular with residents and visitors.
On December 30, 2015
We are delighted to have received grants and donations this year, to replace flooring on our second floor (see below pictures, before and after) The flooring is a vast improvement in our old much-repaired vinyl flooring. It looks stylish (rather than institutionalised), is easy to clean, and has a soundproofing effect. This means that the… Read More
On December 16, 2015
This week the Chaseley Trust was delighted to welcome Brian Norris and Tom Goddard, freemasons from Servimus Lodge (number 5832) in Brighton. Several years ago, the lodge helped with funding towards a kiln, which is much used in our popular pottery sessions. Arts and crafts are always popular with our residents and day visitors, and… Read More
On December 1, 2015
Did you know today is Giving Tuesday? Scrooges might not approve but the perfect antidote to Black Friday and Cyber Monday is Giving Tuesday, a day when you donate to a charity of your choice. Donations to the Chaseley Trust are always welcome, however small. We are currently fundraising for our Social and Activities Fund… Read More
On September 25, 2015
We recently received a grant of £14000 from ABF The Soldiers Charity, to pay for new shower trolleys and shower chairs. These will make a great difference to the comfort and dignity of residents, and we are very grateful to the support of this organisation.
On September 4, 2015
Many thanks to electrical contractor GM Monk who have paid for a new karaoke amp. This was used to broadcast the radio commentary at our Airbourne event, and means that we can resume weekly karaoke sessions at the home! Thanks so much to them for this donation and for fundraising for us this year. Residents… Read More
On September 2, 2015
Our Activate gym members are making good use of our new fitness machine. The RehaMove cycle system was funded by grants and other fundraising events. Grants were from Queen Mary’s Roehampton Trust and Friends of Home Physiotherapy. Thanks so much to them, and thanks to Rob for demonstrating the machine for us. If you would… Read More
On August 12, 2015
We’ve been given some fantastic prizes for our Airbourne raffle tomorrow. These include £100 donated by Care Direct, £50 by Carers R Us, a basket of fruit from TNS Catering, a wine hamper and £25 M&S voucher from Southern Alarms, a large bottle of Vodka from KAM, a paper shredder from Copylink, £10 voucher for… Read More