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M-CM UK Group meet at FUN HQ

Partnership working with FUN On Saturday, FUN were delighted to welcome the M-CM UK group to FUN HQ in Luton. This is the second time that the group has held their UK meet at FUN. Families travelled from all over the country coming from Manchester, The Midlands, Lincolnshire and even Northern Ireland!  M-CM Syndrome is very rare so this is a great opportunity for families
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FUN NEWS! Summer Holiday Club

The FUN Summer Holiday Club Brochure is now available The team at FUN have been busy planning lots of activities for our FUN Summer Holiday Club. Holiday Club will run on the following dates: Week One – 6th, 7th and 9th August 2018 Week Two – 13th, 14th and 16th August 2018 Week Three – 20th, 21st and 23rd August 2018 Week Four – 28th, 30th and
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Cancellation of Keech Swimming 23rd June 2018

**IMPORTANT INFORMATION** Due to unforseen circumstances, the Keech Swimming Session has been CANCELLED for tomorrow (Saturday 23rd June 2018).  Sadly, Keech Pool has informed us that there is an issue with the chlorine levels in the pool. All pre-booked swimmers will receive a full refund as soon as possible


The Mall Cares Small Charity Week

Promoting FUN in our local Community with help from The Mall Luton Today our Services Manager Nazma has been hosting a stall at The Mall Luton as part of  The Mall Cares Small Charity Week.  Nazma has been very busy recently promoting our FUN services and talking about the volunteering opportunities we have available.     The Mall Cares Small Charity Week celebrates and raises awareness
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Disability Awareness Training Courses at FUN

Disability Awareness Training – dates available to book for 2018/2019 FUN are pleased to announce that the Disability Awareness Training dates for 2018/2019 have now commenced and are available to book. FUN are able to offer Disability Awareness Training Courses which provide a general introduction to disability, with a strong emphasis on real life experiences and solutions. Our training is delivered by parents of disabled
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New Training Dates released for Disability Awareness Training

Disability Awareness Training – dates now available to book for 2018/2019 FUN are pleased to announce that the Disability Awareness Training dates for 2018/2019 have now been released. FUN are able to offer Disability Awareness Training Courses which provide a general introduction to disability, with a strong emphasis on real life experiences and solutions. Our training is delivered by parents of disabled children and
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SATB2 Conference at FUN HQ

Partnership working with FUN FUN were delighted once again host the SATB2 conference at FUN HQ in Luton. This is the second year that FUN have hosted this event and its success has allowed the SATB2 Gene Foundation to officially brand the meet as the SATB2 UK Family Conference.  Maria Walters from SATB2 UK commented “this official recognition will undoubtedly encourage more families to attend
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Miah Cousins

The Miah Cousins Nazma our Short Breaks Co-ordinators daughters with their cousins doing their bit for Families United Network. A big shout out to the Miah Cousins for raising £48.60 for FUN during a dance performance all the way in West Drayton near Heathrow. The kids choreographed their routine and performed in front of family & friends in the back garden! They charged an
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New Mini Bus

New Mini Bus Vauxhall Motors have continued to support Families United Network in various ways, and today FUN took delivery of a 17 seater minibus from the Vauxhall Grace & Favour Fleet. This will make a significant difference to our services and members, especially our Saturday club where we take young people out into the community. Cheir Denton the Community Relations Coordinator at Vauxhalls
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FUN Easter Egg Appeal

Our fabulous friends at The Axe n Compass Pub Heath and Reach are collecting Easter eggs for Families United Network. For every Easter egg dropped into the Axe n Compass, they will match! The Eggs will be delivered to FUN children at the Easter party on 9th April. Please donate what you can. You can drop Eggs off to The Axe and Compass any
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