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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.

Pure Joy: Mrs Stuffing & Missing Christmas Turkey!

What an absolute treat! Clients and staff this week broadcast three fabulous peformances of their festive masterpeice, The Tale of Mrs Stuffing and the Missing Christmas Turkey. This comic reworking of Dickens’ classic  A Christmas...

Posted 24 Dec 2020

Poster advertising The Tale fo Mrs Stuffing and the MissingTurkey

Bertie Bread Van’s Christmas Bread Donations

Bertie the Bread Van has been delivering bread donations from our bakery The Kitchen across Greater Manchester. Staff at the bakery have been up bright and early baking all the delicious fresh bread ready to...

Posted 23 Dec 2020

the kitchen bread donations milk and honey

Sam Lands Paid Job at Asda

Despite the tough year making it hard to find work, Sam has found a paid job through our GMCA Working Well project. He is now a Sales Assistant at Asda and is doing such a...

Posted 16 Dec 2020

Client & GMCA Working Well Project Employment Officer

THANK YOU For Your Lego Donations!

We would like to say a HUGE Thank You to everyone who has made Duplo or Lego donations in response to our appeal. We are delighted to announce that Pure Brick Studio is now open!...

Posted 11 Dec 2020

NEW: Pure Online Art Course.

Our brand new online art course is enabling clients who cannot currently access our services to be creative and stay in touch. Just three sessions in and some really lovely art work has already been produced....

Posted 08 Dec 2020

Online art collage including cut out lipsticks and the Statue of Liberty

NEW: Pure’s Makaton Choir Performs 1st Concert!

Our very own, brand new Stockport Makaton choir has just performed its debut concert! The choir goes under the name Hand-made Harmonies.  It performed for the residents of the care home Sunrise of Hale Barns and...

Posted 04 Dec 2020

Had-made Harmonies choir at signign against a festive backdrop

Winter Packs From WIN Warm Up Stockport

Our Wellbeing and Independence Network (WIN) is delivering 150 winter warmer packs across Stockport.  These packs have a range of useful products and advice on how to keep safe and well during the Winter season....

Posted 27 Nov 2020

wellbeing and independence network team with winter warmer packs