Former UK Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. David Cameron, today (Wednesday 28 February 2018) visited Young Epilepsy in Lingfield, Surrey, to officially open the new St Piers School building.
The Disabled Photographers Society visited the Lingfield campus on Friday, 13 October to donate 21 Canon cameras to the students at St Piers School and College.
Leanne joined St Piers school in 2016 and has settled in incredibly well.
On Friday 23 June Young Epilepsy hosted the launch of new Go Karts, which were funded by various donors.
On Friday 23 June Young Epilepsy hosted the launch of a Coulam Wheelyboat V20, which was funded by various donors, including our very own Scott Baptie, Olly Whitefoot, Alex Acraman and Marcus Frisby from the Weir Wood Reservoir.
Last October, as part of us developing our own ‘Play Strategy’, FE tutor Annette Maynard was given an opportunity to accept a secondment to teach support workers in all eight children residential houses about the value of play. This involved teaching child development and looking at developmental milestones reflecting on the children and young people they work with.
Lucinda has attended St Piers since 2009, starting at the School and then moving to the College.
David is 21 years old and has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and learning difficulties. He has been at Young Epilepsy, home to St Piers School and College, since he was 11, starting off as a 52 week residential student. At first, David struggled to settle in, as he found communicating difficult and displayed challenging behaviour as a result.
On Thursday 26 January, Lord Lieutenant of Surrey, Michael More-Molyneux hosted a Reception at Young Epilepsy’s campus in Surrey.
This Purple Day, 40 dedicated supporters will be turning the sky purple in aid of Young Epilepsy, including the incredible Occupational Therapist team at St Piers.
St. Piers School is part of Young Epilepsy. Young Epilepsy is the operating name of The National Centre for Young People with Epilepsy (NCYPE)