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Cafe and Wildlife Garden Art

Art work for Ashland Café and our wildlife garden have been produced with attendees demonstrating excellent fine motor skills. The art work looks fantastic and we are excited at seeing

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Football and rugby

Football and rugby have been the focus of our sport sessions this week.  Attendees have taken part in a range of warm up exercises before playing games to develop their

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Hair dressing skills

Katie and Hannah have been practising their hair dressing skills on each other. Taught by our fully trained hairdresser in our onsite salon Katie and Hannah have been learning the

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Coming Soon – Coffee Shop

We are excited to announce that STEPScic on behalf of Think Ahead will be managing the coffee shop and reception area at Ashland House.  This is an exciting opportunity that

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40th Birthday Celebrations

Happy 40th birthday Gareth! We have thoroughly enjoyed celebrating Gareth’s birthday with a garden party. Delicious food, music and a fantastic atmosphere was the order of the day. A fab

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Frogs at STEPScic

We are excited to announce our new arrivals at STEPScic!  Our tadpoles have grown into tiny frogs and are making a big splash with our attendees.  A lovely opportunity to

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Wildlife area and gardening

It’s fantastic to be able to be provide opportunities for our attendees to connect with nature. Our wildlife area includes a bug house which is a haven for insects and

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Frogs at STEPScic

We are excited to announce our new arrivals at STEPScic!  Our tadpoles have grown into tiny frogs and are making a big splash with our attendees.  A lovely opportunity to

Read More »

Wildlife area and gardening

It’s fantastic to be able to be provide opportunities for our attendees to connect with nature. Our wildlife area includes a bug house which is a haven for insects and

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New Wood Workshop Update

It’s fantastic to be able to share this update regarding our new wood workshop which will be located at our Ashland House base.  The last few months have seen great

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Gardening Update

Our green fingered gardening group have been busy creating hanging baskets and harvesting their first lettuce of the season! The raised beds are maturing and we are looking forward to

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Plaiting Success

Plaiting and sectioning hair are new skills that Katie has learned to do in our salon.  After learning on our training heads she is now able to do her own

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Lawn Mowing

Our attendees have been busy this last week mowing the lawns and maintaining the grounds around our base at Ashland House on behalf of Think Ahead.  Our attendees work under

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Woodwork

Our woodwork provision is a popular choice and provides many opportunities to build on prior learning and experience in a fully equipped wood workshop.  We provide a work environment enabling

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Textile Success

Under the guidance of our experienced textile practitioner our attendees are gaining invaluable skills.  They have been introduced to a diverse range of themes to encourage the creative process and

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