Posted: 26th June 2018

Generous donation

At Sycamore Trust UK, we're always grateful to receive donations, no matter how large or small, from members of the public or from local business. We were saddened to hear of the recent passing of one of our adult LD members, Marion Needham, who used to attend our Friday Club. With that in mind, ...

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The SWAP team; Cheryl, Ann Marie & Lynn
Posted: 21st June 2018

New project under way

Preparations are well under way for the new Speak With A Picture programme that launches at the end of the summer.   SWAP has been supported by BBC Children In Need and replaces the Way2Say project that came to an end in March 2018. SWAP is a parent training programme designed specif ...

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Would you like to join the ambassadors?
Posted: 20th June 2018

Now recruiting

The Sycamore Trust's Autism Ambassadors are currently recruiting for some young volunteer Ambassadors aged 11-16 to go with them to public services and businesses in the London Borough of Redbridge to give autism awareness presentations. The project helps young people improve their public speaki ...

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Posted: 13th June 2018

Uncertain future for parenting project

We’ve been able to help a number of adult with learning difficulties learn parenting skills over the last three years, but there is some uncertainty over the future of the project as our current funding comes to a close. National Lottery cash has enabled the Parenting Pathways progra ...

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Posted: 23rd May 2018

On the right tracks!

  On Monday, the Sycamore Trust Autism Ambassadors were in Ilford to deliver the first in a series of presentations to staff at Greater Anglia Railways, designed to raise awareness of ASD. Greater Anglia operates the trains between London Liverpool Street and East Anglia and has a number ...

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Posted: 17th May 2018

Youth clubs face closure

Valuable services for autistic children, teenagers and young adults in Havering are set to shut down immediately after the local authority withdrew vital funding. We've been providing youth clubs and activities for children and young people with autism and adults with learning difficultie ...

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