Posted: Sun, 26 Aug 2012 17:18 by Catriona Candler

Beaumanor Hall sent a mini-bus to County Hall every day to collect some of the CiC and helpers to make travel easier, and we were able to use their great sports hall and the grassy pitches for our games.

Tags: Fun, Beaumanor Hall, Activities

High Ropes and Raft Building

Posted: Thu, 09 Aug 2012 16:04 by Catriona Candler

During the summer the ECiC Youth Workers, Holly and Sam organised lots of fun activities - young people made glass art, took part in some film projects and did high ropes and raft building at Beaumanor and Quorn Hall.

Tags: Trips, EdCiC, Youth Workers, High Ropes, Raft Building


Posted: Wed, 08 Aug 2012 15:59 by Catriona Candler

If you are aged between 7 and 13 and want to join us contact Sam.

Tags: Trips, CiCC, meetings, Conkers


Posted: Fri, 03 Aug 2012 22:49 by Catriona Candler

The Choir works really hard rehearsing and performing at events all year, so we thought we deserved a night out. We went to the Curve in Leicester to see a youth production of Oliver!

If you'd like to join the choir contact Catriona.

Tags: Trips, Choir, Theatre

University Summer School

Posted: Mon, 09 Jul 2012 13:14 by Catriona Candler

Not everyone enjoyed everything, but bits were really good fun and it was a good insight into university life and courses.

If you're in Year 11+ and want to come to the 2013 summer school let Sam know!

Tags: Trips, Education, University, Summer

In the corridors of power ...

Posted: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 16:12 by Catriona Candler

We'll keep you updated on what's discussed on the APPG page of the CiCC section on the website.

Tags: Trips, meetings, CiCC, Westminster, APPG, Who Cares? Trust, MPs

Alton Towers

Posted: Sun, 10 Jun 2012 16:18 by Catriona Candler

On Friday 6th June, over 60 Leicestershire children in care, carers & staff went to AltonTowers. The trip was organised by Sandicliffe Motors, and included lots of other CiC from across the East Midlands.

"The best day ever!"

Tags: Trips, Sandicliffe, Alton Towers, meetings

Be Someone

Posted: Wed, 16 May 2012 10:55 by Catriona Candler

Tags: Performing Arts, The Y, Acting, Singing, Drama

Easter Egg Hunt

Posted: Mon, 02 Apr 2012 17:22 by Catriona Candler

Despite it being a cold day, 56 children in care, carers and carer's children enjoyed the first Corporate Parenting Easter Egg Hunt.

"I had good fun" M, age 10

"It was great!" Carer

I like playing and eggs" M, age 3

Tags: Watermead Country Park, Easter