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Airport and Wythenshawe Hospital Interns Celebrate!

Our Manchester Airport and Wythenshawe Hospital interns donned fancy dress to mark their achievements in a lively online celebration. This has been a challenging year and yet so many benefits have been reaped.  Jobs have...

Posted 08 Jul 2020

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Fab Feedback From Returning Pure Clients

Returning Pure clients are as happy to be back post-lockdown as we are! Everyone is quickly getting back into their art,  animation and radio activities at the Grey Horse Centre in Stockport.  They are enjoying...

Posted 03 Jul 2020

Pure client proudly holds up his drawing of trees

Podcasting Success for Supported Intern Alanis

These are exciting times for Supported Intern Alanis. She recently had her first feature broadcast on Reform Radio and made into a podcast. Now she’s crowned that success with a second show including her spoken...

Posted 30 Jun 2020

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Good News In Difficult Times: Intern Shelly’s Success

Supported Intern Shelly has achieved her ambition to work with babies and children. Her hardworking and determination have secured her a full-time job as a Maternity Support Worker. We have just added a page all...

Posted 26 Jun 2020

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Changes at our our Board of Trustees

David Lennie David Lennie has been Chair of our Board of Trustees since our inception back in 2005. He has inspired us through challenging times and supported our growth, always encouraging us to stretch ourselves....

Posted 23 Jun 2020

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All Smiles as Pure Support Services Re-open!

What a brilliant week! Clients in Stockport, Oldham and Rochdale are at last seeing friends again and taking part in fun, rewarding activities in our centres. There are smiles everywhere. It’s hard to say who...

Posted 19 Jun 2020

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Support Services Phased Re-Opening From Monday

A phased re-opening of Pure Support services begins on Monday June 8th. Parents and Carers have already been contacted with information about which services will be resuming, when and at which sites across Stockport, Oldham...

Posted 06 Jun 2020

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Art Packs Unlock Creativity of Pure Artists

We delivered 100 art packs  to Pure Art Studio artists to help unlock their creativity in lockdown.  Like many they had been frustrated by the want of materials.  Here we’ll share with you some of...

Posted 02 Jun 2020

Another Rapid Response in the Covid Crisis

A whole team of new Pure staff  found themselves rapidly re-deployed in the Covid crisis. They would have been working on our major new supported employment contract. Instead they launched into important roles in partnership...

Posted 28 May 2020

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SK Business Recovery: Support for Local Business

A new website www.skbusinessrecovery.co.uk is helping to support local businesses through the phases of post-coronavirus recovery. Stockport Council has joined forces with local business leaders to create this important new resource. Business Support It provides support,...

Posted 26 May 2020

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