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Fantastic Friday is here 🤩🤩
And what a walk in the park it has been 🚶🏼🚶♀️🧑🏼🦽 .... literally 🌳🍂 we all walked, talked, fed ducks and played football ball 🏐
With an afternoon of arts and crafts, getting into the 🎅🏼🧑🏼🎄 spirit, how many of you have your decks up yet?? 🎄
The GROW Project hopes you all have a lovely weekend 🥰
#6keyskills #teamwork #communication #boundaries #lifeskills #newfriends #walkinthepark #happyfriday #dayservice #learningdisabilities #physicaldisability
Triumph Thursday is here 🕺🏼
And what a peaceful and relaxing one we had, enjoying the fresh air at Dear Leap🌳 stretching those legs and being one with nature 👀
We had to take a break but not with a KitKat 🍫 but with a hot chocolate ☕️.... even better 😬 it’s all about balance right?? 🙃
Hope you all had a nice day 🥰
#6keyskills #reflection #teamwork #communication #lifeskills #boundaries #learningaboutnature🌱🍄🌰 #newforest #learningdisabilities #physicaldisability
WOW Wednesday is here at the GROW Project! 😃💚
This morning was a themed cooking 👨🍳👩🍳and art 🖌🎨 session on America! 🇺🇲 For the Menu today the team prepared and cooked Macaroni cheese (Mac n cheese),Thanksgiving roast chicken and veggies 🥘🍗 🧄🧅🥔🥕for the main, followed by Apple crumble and Apple pie for desert! 🥧🍏 😋
Whilst the lunch cooked, the creative art skills came out to make some colourful America flags! 🤩
During the afternoon, some went to get some fresh air and a walk 🚶♀️🚶♂️at Itchen valley country park.🌳🌱🍁
#6keyskills Life - cooking, food preparation and food knowledge, healthy recipes, 1 of your 5 a day, walking exercise, accessing outdoors, day trips. Teamwork - supporting each other, including everyone, valuing individuality. Communication - expressing feelings, positivity, setting boundaries and safety rules. Reflection - how was everyone's day?
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Shopping at TheCoop and choosing us as your local community fund.
We really do appreciate your continued support 💝
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Top Tuesday is here 😁
2 bubbles today 🌐🌐
The outdoor activity today was a trip to Alver Country park in the minibus,🌳🍁🏞 for a walk, 🚶♂️👨🦼🚶♀️talk, very fresh air and to visit somewhere new. 🤔😯🧐💡
The indoor activity was art and games, 🎨🖌where we painted our hand made xmas decorations🖐⭐🌲⛄, followed by some Wii bowling! 🎳 Strike! 🥳, Spare! 👏 Turkey! 😄
#6Keyskills Life - discover new places and explore, day trips, walking exercise, art and creative. Teamwork - valuing individuality, including everyone, friendly competition. Communication - positivity, engaging interaction, setting boundaries. Reflection - did everyone enjoy the day.
Magnificent Monday is here 🥳
2 bubbly bubbles today! 🌐🌐
One activity was a trip to Porchester Castle 🏰, followed by some creative xmas decorations painting 🎨🖌⭐🎁🎅. Who was the King of the Castle? 👑
Those feeling less arty farty and more sporty walky went for a walk along the sea front 🚶♂️🚶♀️and played some Basketball/Football, 🏀⚽️followed by the trip to the Castle! 🏰
#6keyskills Life - community access, socialising, relationships, physical health, mental health, creativity, sensory. Teamwork - including everyone, valuing individuality. Communication - positive engagement, role modelling good behaviour, setting boundaries. Reflection - did everyone enjoy the day?
Yes! Its divertida Friday (Fun Friday) 🥳
Today our themed session was on Spain.🇪🇦
On the Menu today Paella 🥘 or Spanish omelette, 🍳 followed by Churros for desert.🧇😋 The GROW 💚team put on there chef hats 👩🍳👨🍳 and the rest was Delicioso! Exquisito! Rico! 💃
During the afternoon, the artists 🎨🖌and designers💡🖍 put there creative magic 🔮 together to make these lovely colourful 3D Spanish 🇪🇦 flags and fans ! Works of Art! incredible!
Does anyone know what the Spanish word Crecer means in English, written on the Hola poster?
#6keyskills Life - Cooking, healthy eating, 1 of your 5 a day, food knowledge, geography, creativity. Teamwork - including everyone, encouragement, support with challenges, valuing individuality. Communication - positivity, setting rules and boundaries.
This morning the team took a trip to Victoria country park to enjoy some of the outdoors.🍁🌱🌳 Dont forget the hot chocolate! ☕🍫😋 As we walked 🚶♀️and talked 🗣 and smiled 🙂 too, the sun smiled back! 🌞 We also had time for a wee bit of footy ⚽️
During the afternoon, the team became master bakers👨🍳👩🍳, by making Cinnamon Sourdough bread🥖. WOW that smells delicious!😻 Can you bake me some please 😺. How much is it for a whole loaf?
#6keyskills Life - accessing outdoors, day trips, supportive relationships, baking, food knowledge. Teamwork - valuing individuality, encouragement, recognising strengths. Communication - positive interactions, setting rules, boundaries and good behaviour.
The GROW Project is looking for support workers to join the team.
We have full and part time roles supporting our members in the Project, across Monday to Friday.
Ideally you will have experience supporting Adults with Learning and Physical disabilities or a passion to help others. You must be a driver.
This week we are supporting #SafeguardingAdultsWeek hosted by the @AnnCraftTrust! Make sure to watch their page for updates and helpful resources throughout the week.
Fruity Wednesday is here! 😃
One bubbly bubble today. 🌐
This mornings activity was a trip 🚌 to a country park🌳🌱, for a walk🚶♀️🚶♂️, talk🗣 and to collect items 🍂for our arts xmas decoration sessions⭐⛄🎭, but also for our Photography Draw Scenery sessions.📸✏🖼
The afternoon got a little bit fruity 🍎🍌🍊🍫with some tooty fruity smoothie making 🧃, Oooh delicious! 😋How many is that of your 5 a day? How many antioxidants is that for your detox?
#6keyskills Life - healthy smoothies, 1 of your 5 a day, detox, food knowledge and preparation, walking exercise, accessing outdoors, discovering nature. Teamwork - valuing individuality, including everyone, person centred. Communication - positive interactions, setting rules, behaviour, boundaries.
Our new room has been built to enable us to have a new bubble - check out more pictures next week. A huge thanks to Solent Shipwrights and team who worked so hard to create this.
Super Anti-Bullying Team 🦸♀️🦸♂️ Tuesday
Two bubbling bubbly bubbles today 😀 🌐 🌐
To mark the second day of Anti-Bullying week, we created poster art work 🎨🖼 and had a discussion about bullying🗣👂👀, where we expressed our thoughts and experiences of bullying.
The outdoor activity 🌳🌱🍁 today was a trip to visit Titchfield Abbey, which on first look, looked like a castle,🏰 but does anyone know what it actually was, or can guess when it was built. 🤷♂️🙋♀️
#6keyskills Life - Awareness sessions, explore and discover new places, access outdoors. Teamwork - supportive team, valuing individuality. Communication - expressing feelings, building confidence, positive interactions, setting rules and boundaries.
We are looking 👀 for volunteers to join our AMAZING day service which supports adults with learning disabilities and physical disabilities 💝
Do you have the passion to help out the community? The passion to support adults to thrive in day to day life?
Or want to gain more experience, put existing skills to use, learn new ones, build on confidence & self esteem.
If so then 📞 0330 133 0174 for more information 🤩
#volunteer #weneedyou #learningdisabilities #physicaldisability #dayservice #southampton
Mighty Monday is here! 🦸♂️🦹♀️
Two bubbly bubbles today 🌐🌐
To show our support for Anti-Bullying week ⛔, today is odd socks!🧦 I know, sounds odd dosnt it. 😂. Love the odd socks art work! 🎨👌 Where can I buy some! 🛍 🙋♂️Can we do odd shoes tommorrow?
👡👞 👟👠 🤣
🌳🌲🌱Outdoor activites today were a trip 🚐 to Lee on solent beach 🏖with a walk 🚶♂️and hot chocolate☕yum! 😋, a historic walk to Mayflower park🚶♀️, and a local walk at Southamton common where they fed the ducks. 🦆 Great start to the week team!
#6keyskills Life- themed activities, supporting good causes, exercise, health, art creativity, outdoor access, safety. Teamwork - considering others, valuing individuality, person centred care. Communication - positive interactions, setting rules and boundaries.
To start #AntiBullyingWeek, we want to remind you that being bullied is never your fault. Under any circumstances. We know it can make you feel isolated, angry and lower your confidence.
But we hope you are kind to yourself - and realise how important you are 🥰
#oddsocksday #AntiBullyingWeek #supportingothers
Fun Friday is here! 🥳😃
Two lots of activities today with three bubbly bubbles! 🌐🌐🌐
One of the activities was a day trip to Portsmouth Victoria park 🌳🍀🍁🌷for a good walk 🚶♀️🚶♂️, sunshine 🌞and some needed social interaction🗣👀👂.
The other activity was a themed arts and crafts 🎨🎭 session to raise awareness 🧐😯 for the BBC Children in need charity. Does anyone know the name of the friendly yellow bear? 🟡🐻 Fantastic creative skills team!
#6keyskills Life - community access, outdoors, day trips, creativity, raising awareness, themed activities, engagement. Teamwork - considering others, being supportive, including everyone. Communication - Social interaction, positivity, setting boundaries. Reflection - did everyone enjoy the day?
Every little helps 😍 Wrong shop but catchy right? 😂
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How amazing is that!!! 🤩🤩
Click the link below to log into your account or to become a member for £1.
We appreciate all of your continued support 🥰🥰