Monthly Archives: May 2019

May 2019

Marty the Therapy Horse visits The Opportunities Programme

2019-06-05T14:55:29+00:00May 29th, 2019|

Shropshire Pony Parties brought along a special visitor today to meet the Day Opportunities learners. Marty is a miniature Shetland Pony and today he surprised our Day Opportunities learners by visiting Longbow House. Recent studies have discussed the benefits of animals being used in therapy sessions, providing calmness and comfort to people. Marty is 34 inches tall and is [...]

The Animal Man Visits The Grafton Centre

2019-05-22T16:28:16+00:00May 22nd, 2019|

The Animal Man visited learners at The Grafton Centre today. Callum, who attends The Grafton Centre kindly donated the activity in lieu of birthday gifts. Learners were treated to an interactive animal presentation at college, meeting a variety of animals. The animals included a snake, an owl, a cockroach, a fox and a bearded dragon. The session [...]