News

March 2019

We have had a fantastic start to the year and the children have produced some amazing creations.  Due to the weather we have not had any outings lately but have made full use of our time spent indoors creating and cooking. We have had a music day which was enjoyed by...

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8th June 2019

Once again this year on 8th June 2019 our children will be participating in a sponsored walk from Powderham Church to Turf Locks to raise money for our group. Our amazing children will be walking approximately 2.5 km which is a considerable challenge. Last year the...

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Local Author, David Force, donates profits of new book

Local Author and Estate Agent, David Force Force and Sons in Queen Street, Dawlish has very kindly decided to donate half the profits of his new book "Eavesdropper" to AIMS with the other half going to another local charity, the Snooky Trust. David's first book...

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December 2018

We have all had a fantastic year at AIMS.  We have had a very short December running only for three Saturdays but what a month we have had. We held our annual Carol Concert at Luscombe Church which, as always, was a huge success and managed to raise a huge sum of...

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Newsletter September 2018

The time has flown by and our children have had some fabulous outings since our last Newsletter.  We have been lucky enough to go Pond Dipping at the Nature Reserve at Dawlish Warren.  We also took our children kayaking with Devon Windsurf and Canoe Centre at Decoy...

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Newsletter September 2018

The time has flown by and our children have had some fabulous outings since our last Newsletter.  We have been lucky enough to go Pond Dipping at the Nature Reserve at Dawlish Warren,kayaking with Devon Windsurf and Canoe Centre at Decoy Country Park, visited the...

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Orange Elephant Ice Cream Parlour 1st September 2018

On 1st September 2018 we took some of our children to the Orange Elephant Ice Cream Parlour, Exeter.  https://tavernersfarm.co.uk/We all had a great day out and enjoyed some fantastic ice-cream.               The children really enjoyed meeting the animals and...

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Annual BBQ at Swan Inn 2nd September 2018

On 2nd September 2018 we held our annual BBQ at The Swan Inn, Dawlish. https://swaninndawlish-pub.business.site/ We managed to raise the massive sum of £1,781.00.   We would like to say a massive thank you to the following people for all their support on the day:-...

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Kayaking at Decoy 30th June 2018

On 30th June 2018 some of our children and families went to Decoy Park in Newton Abbot and took part in kayaking. Children of all abilities and some of the adults participated.  One of our grown ups even felt brave enough to give paddle boarding a go.  The weather was...

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Pond Dipping 28th April 2018

On 28th April 2018 some of our families visited the Dawlish Warren National Nature Reserve which is an area of grassland, sand dunes, mudflats and centres on a 1½ mile long sandspit/beach across the mouth of the Exe Estuary. Our children were given the opportunity to...

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Sponsored Walk 12th May 2018

On 12th May 2018 some of our children and their families took part in a sponsored walk to raise money for A.I.M.S. The children walked from Powderham Church to Turf Hotel and back again and managed to raise the enormous sum of £758.94 for us. Well done to all who took...

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Easter 2018

We all had our Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday 31st March 2018. The children loved taking part and receiving chocolate treats at the end.  A huge thank you to Dawlish Spiritualist Church and J H Way Dawlish for providing us with Easter eggs to give to the children.   ...

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AIMS is a fantastic group that provides activity sessions every Saturday in Dawlish for children with Special Needs and their families. It gives the parents, whose everyday existence can be stressful and lonely, a chance to mix with other parents and families facing similar challenges while their children, including siblings, are having a great time.

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