It’s been quite a challenge for our counselling team to be supporting families online and by phone during the lockdown, but it is a challenge they have risen to, delivering support in new and innovative ways. One of our children’s counsellors has been working with our Edward’s Trust children very creatively to engage them in activities they can do together, but in their own homes. The first project involved planting sunflower seeds, Sue Dale says, of Seeds of Hope, ”during these difficult & challenging times Edward’s Trust children have had great fun planting giant sunflower seeds inspiring hope and growth. At the end of the summer, fingers crossed, we will enjoy giant sunflowers. One of the creative ways in which we are engaging & supporting children in their grief’ About last weeks project, Made with Love – Sue says, ‘during lockdown we have been encouraging our Edward’s Trust children to participate in things they love to do & make them feel a little happier. Our Baking week was great fun we enjoyed Chocolate & raspberry brownies, choc chip fairy cakes, biscuit faces and jiggly Japanese Cheesecakes. In difficult times find strength in the things that give you a little happiness.’ Despite being in lockdown, our creative ways to engage and support children continues…
Yesterday should have been our annual charity golf day but instead with Richard Page, Ady Wheatcroft @ACE_GC_UK & @GaryNewbon we've created this charity golf trick challenge. Donate & test your golf trick skills! #golf #tricks - Can you hit the note?? http://ow.ly/5KsN50AxIdE
Congratulations!... We are a family bereavement charity in your Parish and have held memorial services at St. George's for a number of years. Do come and say, 'hi' when you are settled and able to.
Moving on to be Vicar of St George’s Edgbaston very soon! Please can I ask for your prayers? 3
Another beautiful, powerful image. #LetsTalk #loneliness
"We Sometimes think we want to disappear, but all we really want is to be found"
.#DepressionIsReal #depression #mentalhealthisimportant #MentalHealthAwareness #mensmentalhealth #sad #loneliness #lonelinessawareness #lonely #talkitout
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