Thursday 4 May 2023, saw us celebrate the Coronation of King Charles III, cakes all made by Co-ordin8 students and all 50 visitors served by Co-ordin8 Trustees and volunteers while we listened to the Last Night at the Proms. Thank you to all for all your hard work. We had a great time.
‘My dear Mum was called Primrose and she kept cacti at her home in Torquay. I used to look after them for her. We both loved them! I used to give them a water when they needed it (which was not very often.) They did get dusty though, so we used to put them outside in the summer for some rain to make them clean again… they are far too prickly to hoover.[Read more…] about Jeanette Brownsall explains ‘Why I like cacti and succulents’
Co-ordin8 enjoyed World Downs Syndrome Day. We raised £30 for Torbay Mencap, wore odd socks, baked and ate lots of cake and had fun playing sock themed games.[Read more…] about World Down Syndrom Day with Co-ordin8
What is occupational therapy?
Occupational therapy (OT) helps you live your best life at home, at work – and everywhere else. It’s about being able to do the things you want and have to do. That could mean helping you overcome challenges learning at school, going to work, playing sport or simply doing the dishes. Everything is focused on your wellbeing and your ability to participate in activities.[Read more…] about From an Occupational Therapy Perspective; putting theory into practice
Help us celebrate World Down Syndrome Day
and join us for a coffee afternoon on Friday 24 March
at Paignton Parish Church Hall
All proceeds to go to Torbay Mencap
Remember to wear your funniest, brightest and preferably odd socks
Once again students of Co-ordin8 are going to attempt to make a half mile line of pennies at the Coverdale Hall, Paignton Parish Church, on Friday 31 March 2023 at 1.30pm.[Read more…] about Half Mile of Pennies 2023