Posted by: STAR  /   Category: Fundraising / Media   /   No Comments
13
Jul
2019

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 Read more

What is Scouting? ADVENTURE

Posted by: STAR  /   Category: Group Activity / Positive Childhood Experiences   /   No Comments
10
Feb
2019

STAR supported a Scout sleep over at the science museum . Scouting is a remarkable movement that brings amazing benefits and enjoyment to everyone involved – children, leaders, parents and everyone involved with the running of the group. Through adventure,  scouts develop team-work skills, friendships, confidence, independence, responsibility and a ‘can do’ attitude to help prepare them.

Read more

New Year Ice Skating Day

Posted by: STAR  /   Category: Group Activity / Positive Childhood Experiences   /   No Comments
06
Jan
2019

    The lad I mentor is autistic and has adhd. I knew he hadn’t tried ice skating before, so I was surprised when he gave me a grin and said that he’d try anything once! I fully expected him to get his skates on and then 5 mins later say he was ready to go.

Read more