We would like to say a huge thank you to Dorothy Bearpark and the wonderful team of volunteers at Settle Parish Church for all their hard work, preparing food at home and then providing such a lovely atmosphere to everyone who came to the Coffee morning on 1st Sept.
Earlier this Summer a special party of people took the train from Bentham on Monday 30th July destined for the seaside at Morecambe, where they enjoyed tea, scones and cakes at the iconic art-deco Midland Hotel whilst taking in the sea views over to the Lakes and spending time together
Orb Community Arts Knaresborough had an inspiring time on Tuesday at COGS (Centre-On-Gracious-Street) training with Pioneer Projects – Celebratory Arts Ltd. in delivering creative sessions for people living with dementia and their carers. Orb are working with the local Memory Café at COGS to deliver activities on the weeks they aren’t active so there will
Our wonderful Carer’s group for those living with Dementia were invited to The Meditation Centre at Dent last Thursday for an introductory course, to find out more about the centre have a look at their website.
The sun shone for a beautiful journey across the Dales where we were all
Bridging the Gap is a three year Lottery funded project to take creative engagement into local residential care homes. A number of Pioneer Projects artists using visual arts, clay, silk painting, fabrics, Timeslips storytelling and movement and dance have been involved with the project. The artists have exchanged knowledge with
The Brelms Trust is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO), originally set up as a Charitable Trust in 2007, offering grants to a wide variety of charities operating in the community. Funding is given exclusively to charities based in Yorkshire and directly benefitting only Yorkshire communities.
Priority in our grant giving
Libraries across North Yorkshire are showcasing a new collection of books designed to support people living with mental health issues.The new Reading Well scheme books have been chosen in collaboration with health partners, people living with long-term conditions and their carers.
North Yorkshire County Councillor Greg White, Executive Member for
Pioneer Projects Event
Creative Care Homes and
Bridging the Gap
“The care home is the home of each resident – What do we want in our homes?”
Thursday June 14th from 1.30 – 4.30
at Belle Vue Mills Belle Vue Suite Skipton BD23 1FL
Click this link to book a place
Dementia Action Week at Pioneer Projects &
Jen Durrant has made this beautiful quilt from donated material and would like to raffle it on 15th May. All proceeds will go towards the Pioneer Projects Creative sessions for those living with a Dementia. The raffle tickets are only £1 and you can purchase them from Jen herself or