October Holiday Club News

October Holiday Club 2018

It’s an exciting day here today at FUN HQ as we are delighted to announce that our October Holiday Club brochure is now available to view on our website.

Please download a copy of our October Half Term Holiday Club Brochure

We have lots of FUN activities and events planned for our families to enjoy, holiday club will be running in the half term holidays on Monday 22nd October, Tuesday 23rd October and Thursday 25th October 2018, and the week will finish with our FUN Annual Halloween Fancy Dress Party on Friday 26th October 2018. Tickets are on sale NOW!  For more information on the FUN Halloween Party – click here

Holiday club is for members only and is designed so that the whole family can attend together. Sessions run from 10am to 4pm. The cost is £6.00 per child per session or £15.00 per family.

To become a member, please contact FUN HQ on 01582 420800 or see our website www.familiesunitednetwork.org.uk for more information. Membership is completely FREE

Tickets on sale now for the FUN Halloween Party 2018

The FUN Annual Halloween Fancy Dress Party

Tickets are on sale NOW for the FUN Annual Halloween Fancy Dress Party 2018.

Put on your favourite costume and join us for a SPOOKTACULAR time at FUN HQ from 12.00noon to 2pm on Friday 26th October 2018.

At this years FUN filled Halloween Party, there will be food and a disco with DNA discos.

A prize will be awarded to the best dressed guest! 

**No scary masks please ***

This event is for FUN Members only and must be pre-booked in advance, so avoid disappointment and BOOK NOW!

Tickets cost £6.00 per person (children under 2 go FREE!)  price includes disco, games and food.

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September Newsletter Available Now

FUN September Newsletter

The FUN September Newsletter is now available to download from our website.

FUN Newsletters are a great way to find out what’s been happening here at FUN HQ!
FUN always has lots of exciting and interesting activities and events happening and we aim to keep you updated on our news, clubs, charity information, fundraising events and much more!

Please download your copy here

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FUN Quiz Night News

FUN Quiz Night Winners!

Many congratulations to our August Music Quiz winners, a fantastic team named ‘Never Gonna Quiz you up!’

We raised an amazing £311.57 at our event. Thank you to all the teams who came along and supported us.

FUN would like to say a big thank you to all the staff at The Halfway House and our fantastic quiz master Tim for a really FUN quiz and fantastic yummy food!

The next FUN Quiz will be held at the Halfway House 6th November 2018, more details to follow soon!  We hope to see you there.

If you would like more information on our FUN Quiz nights or any of our fundraising events, please see our website on contact FUN HQ on 01582 420800

Vote for FUN!

JustGiving Charity of the Year Awards 2018

VOTE FOR FUN!!!!

We’re incredibly excited that voting’s now open for the JustGiving Award. Please vote for Families United Network to be crowned as Charity of the Year 2018!

Please spread the word and vote for FUN !!! Click the link to cast your vote! It’s quick and easy to do!
https://www.justgiving.com/forms/awards/2018/coty

FUN MEMBERSHIP CARDS – UPDATE

FUN Membership Cards

*** Important information ***
FUN membership cards have now been issued to all the families who have returned their updated contract of membership forms.

Please bring your membership card with you when you are attending any of our services (including youth club, young adult club, respite clubs and holiday club).
This should help speed up the signing in process on arrival at FUN HQ.

** Please note – membership cards have only been sent to those who have renewed their memberships by returning their contract of membership forms, or to brand new members. You will not be able to access our services unless you have renewed your membership and received a membership card **
If you have any quereis, please contact the team at FUN HQ on 01582 420800.

FUN Job Vacancy Update

Qualified Lifeguards Required

FUN are looking for qualified Lifeguards for our Swim Sessions at Keech Hospice.

Hours: 1.5 hours on alternate Saturdays –  3.45pm to 5.15pm  Pay: £15.00 per hour

FUN swim sessions take place at:  Keech Hospice Swimming Pool, Keech Hospice, Great Bramingham Lane, Streatley, Luton LU3 3NT

Are you suitable for the role?

  • Are you confident and reliable?
  • Do you have a National Life Saving Qualification?
  • Are you polite and approachable and able to meet and great Families?
  • Are you confident to carry out safety checks of pool and equipment?
  • Are you able to assist and use hoists and aids?
  • Can you confidently maintain safety throughout the session?

If the answer is YES then FUN would be delighted to hear from you.  Please download an application form or contact FUN HQ on 01582 420800

FUN Membership Cards

Coming soon – FUN Membership Cards

*** Important information ***
Over the next few days, FUN Members will be receiving in the post their new MEMBERSHIP CARDS!
Please bring your membership card with you when you are attending any of our services (including youth club, young adult club, respite clubs and holiday club).
This should help speed up the signing in process on arrival at FUN HQ.

** Please note – membership cards have only been sent to those who have renewed their memberships by returning their contract of membership forms, or to brand new members. You will not be able to access our services unless you have renewed your membership and received a membership card **
If you have any quereis, please contact the team at FUN HQ on 01582 420800.

Fundraising Events

Another fantastic Fundraising event organised by the Foxley Kingham Anniversary Foundation

Book your tickets now for a ‘Murder Mystery Charity Evening’ on Friday 16th November 2018.

The event will be held at Putteridgebury, Hitchin Road, Luton LU2 8LE from 7pm.

The cost of tickets are £50.00 per person which includes entertainment, a 3 course meal, coffee and petit fours.

For more information, contact the Anniversary Foundation Charity Committee on 01582 540800.

Fundraising News

Challney Girls raise funds for FUN!

Yesterday, we were visited by year 8 students and Mrs Scholes (Department Leader for MFL and OLEVI programme facilitator) from Challney High School for Girls​.

They were here to have a look at our facilities and to present us with a cheque for £450 !

This form group of year 8 girls have been fundraising for FUN as part of a project and really worked hard raising such a fantastic amount of money!  They have now adopted FUN as their chosen charity and will continue to raise money for us throughout their high school journey up to year 11 !

Pictured above with Nazma our Services Manager,we have representatives from year 8 and Mrs Scholes for the school.

Thank you for supporting FUN and for your generous donation.