My name is Anthony. I retired from a career in the aerospace industry in late 2012 and trained as a PROMISE mentor/independent visitor soon thereafter. Since mid-2013 I have been Jim’s independent visitor. Jim is in care with a lovely, long-term foster family. He is now 14 years old. We meet every couple of weeks. .Read more
Several groups of looked after children had some new experiences during the summer holidays
with thanks to support from STAR and facilitated by Route1.Chocolatier session Seven children and their Independent Visitor’s took part in a Chocolatier workshop kindly provided free of charge by Jane Swayne (Gilbert&Swayne). The children learnt about different. Read more
What has sport done for me ? Primarily, I have always continued with a variety of sports for the enjoyment. I believe sport can bring a smile to the face of anyone of any age simply because of its exciting and dynamic nature. Sport allows anyone the chance to take part and just enjoy participating in.Read more
Maggie ( Chair of STAR) receiving a cheque from Nigel Taylor at The Wyvern Club, Taunton.
STAR was also voted by staff as one of the 3 charities the Chair of Council will be supporting
through the coming year