As a user led organisation it is very important to us that we meet the needs of our users and provide the service our users and community need and want. Online surveys are a useful platform for us to collect feedback and all of our surveys are now powered by the fabulous people at Survey Hero.
As parents we are all to often asked to focus on the things our children can’t do and as an organisation we often talk about the challenges our members face.
The Wow Board celebrates all those successes and wonderful achievements of the Empathy family, however large or small, and we’d love to hear your story. Click here to view the Wow Board and start sharing those successes!
Hold for Day – further information to follow after planning event. PODS Parent Carer Forum and IASS Telford & Wrekin (supported Early Years and Childcare Service) are pulling together an event to share information, offer workshops, give advice and support for families of young children in relation to early years needs and support, to prepare…
So the holidays are upon us and as always Empathy are Out and About !!
Tuesday 3rd April – Bowling and Driving Range @ The Grove Leominster – 1pm
We bowl at 1 pm for 1 hour. We will then stop for a quick refresh with drinks and snacks before we head out to hit some balls on the driving range. The driving range is covered so should be safe from the unseasonal weather.
Weds 4th April – Bake Off @ Derwen College – from 10 am
Come along and support our bakers as they take on Hope House and Derwen. Join us for Easter fun games and activities.
Thursday 5th April – Blist Hill Victorian Town – 11 am
Join us to step back in time and visit the victorians. Lots to see and do on site from the sweets and fish and chip shops, to bakers and doctors surgery.
Weds 11th April – Dudley Zoo – Coaches leave 9.30 am from Oswestry and Craven Arms
Join us for some really wild fun, at one of the best little zoos in the country. This will be a full day with transport provided.
Our Enable team will as always be on hand at all activities to support and lend a hand.
As part of our half term programme, our young trustees are opening the doors at Oswestry to the community and inviting everyone to join them for a relaxed showing the the blockbuster …. SCHOOL OF ROCK ! Continue reading →
Our relationship with the wider community is very important us and as a Thank You for your support and goodwill over the last 12 months Empathy brings Christmas to the Community ! With a whole evening of Christmas fun and something for everyone.
As a small local charity we are always in need of support; be that your skills and time or your money and fundraising efforts.
Whether you have skills to share with Board of Trustees or are just looking for an opportunity to give something back and expand your experience all of our volunteering opportunities can be found on Do-it.org and we would love to hear from you.
We are very excited to announced our first ever Fundraising Ball.
Hosted by the beautiful Hadley Park House Hotel, guests will be treated to an evening full of elegance and magic.
We begin at 7pm, with reception drinks and the opportunity to capture forever, those impressive outfits and masks with our official photographer Emma from EM Photography.
Guest will then be seated to enjoy their 3 course meal and that is where the really magic begins.
We will off course, be raising funds throughout the evening with our Silent Auction and fundraising fun. However After Dinner a short live Auction, of some very special lots, will get things moving before the dancing with local band, Famous Last Words and a Disco late begins. Carriages at 12.30 am
Tickets can be purchased individually or in tables of 10. We are also accepting a split payment for all tickets purchased before the end of Nov.
Click here to take you to Golden Giving for tickets . Tickets are limited so don’t delay !
Hadley Park House Hotel have blocked out the rooms and given guests the special rate of £90 / room double including breakfast. Please contact them directly to arrange you accommodation.
We have a variety of ways that local people and business can support this event including sponsorship and donations to the auction. If you would like more info please contact us.
The weather may be turning chilling and the night drawing in but that doesn’t mean you have to hibernate. Empathy gets Out and About all year round, whatever the weather and we are here to support you to join us. Continue reading →
We use GoldenGiving.com to manage all of our events, donations and fundraising and not it is even easier to support us through the site.
For a quick and easy way to support our current appeals simply click on the link, select your appeal and amount you would like to donate and Golden Giving does the rest. You can even choose to pay through paypal so no signing in or adding your card details.