Field Lane News

March 31, 2020

Clients living at at our Hollyhocks project, who have learning disabilities and autism, will soon have their own outdoor trampoline, thanks to a generous donation from Betchworth United Charities.

Trampolining is often seen as a good, fun way to exercise. But if you hav...

March 26, 2020

This is a difficult time for all of us, no less for our clients and the teams of staff who support them. 

The most important thing is to ensure that everyone who lives in our projects is safe. Good infection control and keeping everything as clean as possible is crucial...

March 19, 2020

The new wet room is finally up and running at our Ailsa Road project. Eight donors generously contributed to the fund for this work. We are extremely grateful to all of them: the Albert Hunt Trust; the Charis Trust, the Charles French Trust; the Charles S. French Chari...

March 11, 2020

Worsley Road – our newest project – welcomed its first resident at the beginning of the year. Charlie (pictured) recently finished residential college and was keen to live independently rather than move back home to live with his parents. Worsley Road has given him tha...

March 3, 2020

As the sun makes a welcome reappearance this week, we are delighted to see our Wood Street garden design project get off the ground. A further contribution towards the cost of this project from the Allchurches Trust will go a long way to helping us build the eagerly aw...

January 24, 2020

In these last grey days of winter, it’s good to start thinking of the summer and brighter days ahead. That’s exactly what our clients at Buddleia House are doing and with the help of a generous donation from the Baily Thomas Charitable Fund, they will soon be able to r...

January 21, 2020

There are a growing number of people being diagnosed with learning disabilities and autism. As is the trend in society in general, with longer life expectancy, more people with learning disabilities are outliving their carers.  The issue is compounded by the fact 30 pe...

December 23, 2019

As we celebrate Christmas, it is good to reflect over the past year and be thankful for the tremendous support we have received from donors and partners. Your support has quite literally changed the lives of our clients and their families. 

Our aim is to enrich the live...