Month: April 2020

It’s National Gardening Week!

It’s National Gardening Week, it’s got us thinking about all things garden! In April 2018 Valley House began a gardening project for service users. Over the spring and summer we grew; tomatoes, strawberries, beans, peppers, chillies, cucumbers, rhubarb and potatoes! The children in the Nursery … Read more

Morrisons Donate to Valley House.

Today we were delighted to receive a large donation from Morrisons supermarket Binley. Working in the current climate is a challenge. One of the biggest is trying to source the essentials for our vulnerable service users.  Staff have risen to this unprecedented challenge, which has … Read more

Stress awareness month

Did you know that April is Stress awareness month? What is stress? In a nutshell, stress is the body’s reaction to feeling threatened or under pressure. It’s not always a bad thing to feel stressed, the stress of a work or school deadline is a … Read more

International Children’s Book Day

It’s international children’s book day today! We’ve all got one, that treasured book that’s been read and re-read. Even the most reluctant of readers have something; a poem, comic or joke book that’s been treasured for years, with worn pages from countless turning! Books allow … Read more