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STEPS Visit To Tesco

Steps Towards Employment and Progression (STEPS) year two group recently visited Tesco Middleton. Here they were invited to go behind the scenes and gain first hand experience of the world of retail work. They had...

Posted 10 May 2019

female student from Pure Innovations programme STEPs enjoying learning about the checkout till at Tesco on a trip for work experience

Our Social Impact in 2018/19

People are often surprised by the range and variety of the work we do in the community and its social impact. For example our Pure Support projects, these encourage creativity, catering skills, exploring outdoors and...

Posted 08 May 2019

Delighted Nathan Lands a Paid Job at McDonald’s

Congratulations to Nathan who has just started work at McDonald’s! Nathan is a Supported Intern based at Wythenshawe Hospital – one of our sites new to the 2018-19 academic year. Find out about what Nathan...

Posted 07 May 2019

Nathan in his uniform at McDonald's, smiling.

Pizza & Prosecco Weekends at Etherow Park Café!

Etherow Park Café will now be opening in the evening from Friday 3rd May for Pizza Weekends! The nights will be running from 4pm to 7pm on Friday and Saturday throughout the summer months. The...

Posted 02 May 2019

Mayor of Trafford Tom Ross Visits Our Interns!

Our Interns have had a very special visit from the Mayor of Trafford, Councillor Tom Ross. Each intern delivered a presentation about themselves and their journey so far on the programme. The Mayor was very...

Posted 30 Apr 2019

Wow Factor: St Chad’s Cafe in Handforth Transformed

Cafe Aroma is sporting a fabulous new look this spring. The space has been completely transformed with fresh colours on the walls, a smart new carpet, modern light fittings plus chic new tables and chairs....

Posted 25 Apr 2019

A Pure Support client hands a scone to teh vicar of St Chad's in Handforth.

Stockport Easter Activities at Pure Cafés!

Looking for somewhere to take the kids over the Bank Holidays? Here’s a round up of some great fun things on offer this Easter at Vernon Park Café and Etherow Park Café. Easter Sunday at...

Posted 18 Apr 2019

Vernon Park Café on a sunny day with Easter decorations such as easter eggs and the easter bunny with the caption Happy Easter

PEPs Enrichment Week!

This week learners on our Personalised Education Programmes (PEPs) have been enjoying their Enrichment Week. This is an opportunity to relax and have fun with their peers, taking part in music sessions, baking and excursions....

Posted 12 Apr 2019

The Personalised Education Programme students with Special educational needs or disability having a music session on their enrichment week at whitemoss club for young people