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Visit from the Robin Cancer Trust

Events - Posted 16/04/2018 10:48

On Tuesday 10th April we were visited in Hadleigh by Toby from the Robin Cancer Trust. The aim of the Robin Cancer Trust is to raise awareness around germ cell cancer (testicular and ovarian cancer) and to teach people how to correctly check for symptoms so that cancer can be found at an earlier stage so the chances of survival are higher. 

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Horizons session 4 - Ipswich East Fire Station

Events - Posted 21/02/2018 11:08

On Thursday 15th of February we held our fourth Horizons session at Ipswich East Fire Station just off the A14 on Ransomes Euro Park, we took 7 young people in total from both Hadleigh and Cornard.

This has really kicked Horizons 2018 off to a great start. The plan is to run Horizons sessions on the third Thursday of every month and we are in talks with a variety of local businesses and industries. Get in touch with Zach youthworker3@porchproject.co.uk if you would like your business to be part of this project.

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Kayleigh Diss joins the team

Events - Posted 13/02/2018 23:05

Today Kayleigh joined our youth work team and we're all looking forward to working with her.

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DanceEast comes to the Porch Project

Events - Posted 09/02/2018 18:21

The  Porch Project is working with DanceEast´╗┐  on a Hadleigh Town Dance Project. Starting Tuesday 20th at our drop-in session and running for 6 weeks. 

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Events - Posted 06/02/2018 22:47

The Porch Project continues to go from strength to strength and on the evening of Wednesday 24th January our new premises in Hadleigh were officially declared open by The Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk Clare, Countess of Euston.

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Horizons 2nd Session at The Lindsey Rose another great success

Events - Posted 27/11/2017 12:03

Our second Installment of Horizons was kindly held at The Lindsey Rose, we were also joined by Stacey Bunn from IBS who will be running money management sessions in conjunction with the Horizons Programme, we started the session by introducing the young people and Staff to one another as well as splitting the young people into two groups.

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Horizons debuts with a visit to The Jim Lawrence Iron Works

Events - Posted 06/11/2017 21:54

So, The First Horizons session was a hit!

First off, we need to say a huge thank you to Jim and the staff over at Jim Lawrence for the warm welcome and the hugely engaging guided tour it was a really good experience for the young people as well as Zach and Ben, we had a total of ten young people from both Hadleigh and Great Cornard which was a really great turnout.

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Our Venture Programme reaches its climax

Events - Posted 06/11/2017 21:34

13 hardy survivors tackled the final challenge of our 6 month survival skills programme.  Along with 5 Porch Project staff members these brave young people headed over to Mersea Island on the 24th and 25th of October to use their newly learned survival skills to camp wild for one night under the stars. 

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Fantastic Support from Hadleigh Nursing Home

Funding + Support - Posted 06/11/2017 21:05

On 26th September Ben & Judith went along to the opening of Hadleigh Hall Nursing Home to receive a cheque in support of the Project.

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Grant award from Nordson Dage

Funding + Support - Posted 24/08/2017 14:25

We are extreemly grateful to Nordson Dage for supporting the Project with a grant for £2,400 to get our Horizons Programme up and running.

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Funding + Support - Posted 11/03/2019 20:56

A big thank you to Charlie Jacklin

15 year old Charlie Jacklin recently presented the PP with a cheque for £75. Over the last few months Charlie has been busy fundraising by buying and selling clothes on line. 

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Funding + Support - Posted 10/02/2019 22:03

The High Sheriff of Suffolk visits a drop-in

On Friday 8th February The High Sheriff of Suffolk, George Vestey paid a visit to a Hadleigh drop-in.

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Events - Posted 01/02/2019 22:08

Porch Project helps with road safety in Hadleigh

At last Fridays drop-in at Hadleigh Zach ran a road safety quiz. There were winners but no losers as everyone received a set of bike lights.

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Events - Posted 04/12/2018 17:50

Leadership For Life

Here at the Porch Project we are now able to offer and deliver an INCREDIBLE programme to our young people.

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Events - Posted 17/07/2018 14:43

Summer Celebration & AGM

Please join us on Thursday 26th July 2018 at 7pm at our offices, 28a High Street, Hadleigh.

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