Child first Disability second
Welcome to the Cherry Trees Blog. Here you can find regular contributions from our challenge fundraisers, experienced care staff and guest bloggers who are experts in the field of disabilities, autism, special education, and inclusion projects.
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Equality and Diversity are hot topics right now. At Cherry Trees, how do we go about presenting work on diversity to a group of people who fall well within The Equality Act 2010 ? Read On....
Some people can't help themselves, some people don't know how to react and some people still refer to people with disabilities as 'surviving', 'poor things' and 'unfortunate'. What's it like being on the receiving end of other people's reactions if you have a disability but live a rounded and full life ? Our new columnist Debbie Boulter gives a first hand account.
As part of National Volunteer Week 2019 we asked one of our 90 volunteers to share what it's been like joining our team of Cherry Trees volunteers and to recount how she helps out. Marion's account of a working life for a global brand spanning 30 years, to time now spent in the leafy surrounds of our Clandon charity show case her skills, qualities and how she helps in our fundraising office.