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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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Recycle your inkjet cartridges and mobile phones to raise money for FUN


ASDA bag pack, can you help us?

On Sunday 11th October FUN are running a bag pack at ASDA in Dunstable in order to collect donations for FUN projects. We need some help! We are looking for people who can either offer us a few hours between 10am and 4pm or maybe the whole day. All children (age 5 and over) must be supervised by an adult with no more than
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May’s Money Box Appeal

Can you help us in collecting small change for Families United Network? If the answer is YES then we would love to hear from you. We are launching our Money Box Appeal this May and would love to have our local schools, businesses and and groups on board. Its quite simple… Request a money box by emailing leigh@familiesunitednetwork.org.uk or calling 01582 470999 Pop your
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April’s Abseil Sign Up!

Please consider signing up this April to Abseil for Families United Network. This is the year for challenges… why not do something different and why not do it for FUN!? We have places available to Abseil at the National Lift Tower based in Northampton. 400ft… headfirst or standard.. its up to you! September 12th. To book please visit http://familiesunitednetwork.org.uk/events/fundraising-challenges/ Families United Network is a
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