Yearly Archives: 2020

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December 2020

Our Christmas Highlights 2020

2020-12-24T10:14:32+00:00December 24th, 2020|

Well, its nearly Christmas Eve, so we thought we would share with you our 'Christmas Highlights 2020' video! Despite COVID restrictions, it’s been a wonderful month filled with festive activities, and it’s not even over yet! A huge thank you for your continued support throughout a challenging year for the care sector & CCL. We [...]

Our Virtual Christmas Party via Zoom!

2021-01-04T13:05:20+00:00December 15th, 2020|

Due to COVID-19, we were forced to alter our Christmas party. This year we held it on Wednesday 9th December with all houses, Grafton, the Opportunities programme & Longbow celebrating together via Zoom. We started with each house performing part of the nativity, followed by Christmas songs and dancing – Oliver’s dancing was particularly phenomenal! Grafton [...]

November 2020

Visiting our Residents During COVID-19

2020-12-21T16:52:23+00:00November 23rd, 2020|

The COVID-19 virus has generated unprecedented demands that have exacerbated pre-existing operational and financial pressures in the care sector. With 13 residential homes for people with profound and multiple learning difficulties and additional complex needs, Condover College Ltd (CCL) has been no exception. The Government’s ever-changing guidance and regulations during the pandemic have created logistical issues for us, requiring speedy and innovative solutions. Visiting relatives in care [...]

October 2020

September 2020

CCL’s Hydrotherapy Pool and Activity Centre is finally here!

2020-09-14T16:49:35+01:00September 14th, 2020|

Hydrotherapy is a very important therapeutic intervention for the people we support at CCL, especially those who spend so much time in a wheelchair - it is their only experience of completely free movement. Before COVID our learners attended Princess Royal Hospital to access hydrotherapy. And to now having built our very own is truly [...]

July 2020

May 2020

CCL’s ‘Makahike’ Fundraiser Event

2020-05-29T16:35:38+01:00May 27th, 2020|

At CCL we use Makaton every day and we truly believe it makes a huge difference to the lives we support, Makaton helps everyone who lives with a communication difficulty to understand and be understood. CCL staff and students planned to complete a 'mini-makahike' and song with Makaton to fundraise for The Makaton Charity between [...]