Waitrose shoppers enable adaptive rowing course

GREEN tokens have signalled a green light for adaptive rowing sessions for local people with learning disabilities.

Waitrose has presented a cheque for £375 to Heart of England Mencap – money raised through the green token scheme at its store at the Rosebird Centre in Stratford.

It will be used to fund an adaptive rowing course for the local people with learning disabilities which Heart of England Mencap supports.

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Community invited to Sensory Place

SOUTH WARWICKSHIRE’S first dedicated sensory space is now ready to welcome the wider community for tailored therapy.

Sensory Place, operated by Heart of England Mencap, opened in Leamington in 2017 - being used initially to benefit the local people with learning disabilities which the charity supports.

Now, the benefits of sensory therapy are being opened up to the wider community – to support adults and children with any physical or learning disability.

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