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Posted: 29th August 2019

Bullseye!

Among the most popular activities at Stubbers are always the shooting activities.  Whether it's laser tag, shooting or archery, we all imagine ourselves to be accurate on the rifle range.  But it's a lot harder than it looks! Nathan & Sophia take aim Concentration f ...

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Posted: 29th August 2019

Making a splash!

If there's one instruction that we're always keen to repeat to the young people attending Stubbers week, it's always to make sure you have a change of clothes.  Or, to be more accurate, several changes of clothes!  It's impossible to do a week's activities at the adventure centre in South ...

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Posted: 27th August 2019

Wonderful week!

Last week was our annual trip to Stubbers and it was a huge success.  We had a wonderful week with between 30 and 40 young people, some of whom came for a few days and others who were with us for the whole week. The annual Stubbers trip is always the highlight of the Sycamore Trust calendar ...

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Posted: 6th August 2019

Keep it in the family!

We’re celebrating this week with news that we have received funding to continue one of our most popular and important services. This week, we learned that our vital Family Services project would be funded for a further two years, thanks to the generosity of the City Bridge Trust, the ...

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Posted: 1st August 2019

Safety first!

It was standing room only at our building in Dagenham this week as a group of trustees, staff, support workers and volunteers underwent statutory safeguarding training to enable us to properly look after the young people in our care. There's no more important subject for us than the safety of th ...

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Posted: 29th July 2019

Quiet shopping at Disney in Romford

There’s good news for families in Romford as the Disney Store in the Liberty Centre is set to become the latest retailer to offer a quiet shopping period for children on the autistic spectrum. The Disney store is trialling two quiet periods each week, on Tuesday and Thursday mornings ...

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