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Fresh Growing Success for Allotment Clients

Clients down at the Pure allotment have been growing-on these fab purple sprouting broccoli plants over  winter.  The brassicas have put on much more bulk since the  photo was taken and are now coming up...

Posted 24 Feb 2021

Two male clients with tall broccoli palnts in greenhouse at allotment

Buzz Hawkins of The Bradshaws on One Voice Show!

Eee ‘eck!  Buzz Hawkins, creator of northern comedy icons The Bradshaws, was this week’s special guest on The One Voice Show. One Voice is the weekly programme recorded and edited by Pure clients for local...

Posted 19 Feb 2021

Buzz in cropped ants reading on stage with a One Voice logo

Clients’ Creative Responses To Covid Crisis

Pure clients are producing an impressive range of creative responses to the Covid crisis through art, animation and ceramics. Masks We love this ceramic plaque (pictured above) made at our ceramics studio. The artist perfectly expresses...

Posted 11 Feb 2021

Circular ceramic with image of man wearing a mask

Pure Interns Raise £230 For Wythenshawe Hospital

Pure Innovations Supported Interns raised £230 for synthetic pets to support people living with dementia at Wythenshawe Hospital! Raising Funds The interns in Wythenshawe were looking for ways to help out in the community. The...

Posted 08 Feb 2021

Precious petzzz raising money supported internship wythenshawe

Woodwork For People With a Disability or Autism in Oldham

Welcome to The Woodshack! This is our exciting new workshop offering supported woodwork for people with a disability or autism in Oldham. Practical Skills From the outset, clients are getting involved in fitting out The...

Posted 01 Feb 2021

Pure Client with a drill building a bench at The Wodshack

Vouchers for Free Lunches at Our Cafés

Our cafés in Oldham and Stockport are giving free meals to school kids and a hot drink for their accompanying adult courtesy of customer donations. All you need to do is hand in one of...

Posted 25 Jan 2021

food vouchers for free school meal at pure innovations cafes stockport and oldham

Amir’s Salford Supported Internship Story

Amir has secured a job at Salford Royal Hospital through our Supported Internship programme! He is now working as a Logistics Officer in the Receipt and Distribution department. Find out how Amir overcame challenges in...

Posted 21 Jan 2021

Amir supported internship salford royal hospital paid job

Vaccine Video For People with a Learning Disability

Confused about vaccines? Well NHS England has made this fab, informative Covid-19 vaccine video for people with a learning disability and autistic people. Video Questions In the video you’ll find answers to questions such as:...

Posted 18 Jan 2021

Screenshot of Doctor Banks and Katie from NHS vaccine video

NEW: Model Railway Project! Can you help?

All aboard! We are launching an exciting new model railway project for clients with a disability or autism. They will be involved in all aspects of design and build, including track layout and the creation of...

Posted 14 Jan 2021

Model of Mallard locomotive and its Hornby box

New Year Job Success for Step Student Chloe

Congratulations to Step student Chloe who today has her first day in paid work with local firm Rowlinson Knitwear. What a fab start to the year! The Steps Toward Employment and Progression programme is run...

Posted 12 Jan 2021

Chloe steams a blazer at Rowlinson on the Step course that led to a job.