News

Daniel Gath Donation

28 Jun 2018

Once again, we are grateful to York builders, Daniel Gath Homes, for donating £100 towards our current fund-raising to renew the safety surface under our children's outdoor play equipment.  The whole project will cost some £9,000.

Smiles&Miles

14 Jun 2018

Smiles&Miles will be running fun summer learning sessions at the Regen centre in Riccall from Monday 13th August to Thursday 16th. These will be two one hour sessions each morning. Session 1- 9.15am-10.15am maths for 7-9 year olds.  Session 2- 10.45- 11.45am Reading, spelling and writing for 7-9 year olds.  There will be a 30 minute home visit before these sessions commence so that the planning for each session is tailored to individual needs. If your child is Year 2 going into year 3 in September or currently year 3 but needing some extra help then this will be suitable for them. There are places for 6 children in each session which will be led by myself (a...

AUTOMATIC DOORS

14 Jun 2018

The Regen Centre has always been a disability friendly building, but we are always striving to offer more facilities for the less able.  We are pleased to announce, therefore, that we have installed new, automatic, sliding doors at our main entrance.  These should be a real boon to all our users, but especially those who found the previous doors not too easy.  The doors have cost some £17,000, and we are grateful to a number of grant funders who have helped us pay for them.

On Your Bike!

30 May 2018

Riccall Regen's Chair, Steve Noble, and his twin brother have cycled from Land's End to John O Groats  for charity.  Read his blog below.  Well done to you both.                                                    STEVE’S LEJOG CHALLENGE 2018. Dear All, On Monday the 13th May my brother and I completed our goal of cycling from Land’s End to John O Groats. This was probably one of the hardest and most rewarding challenges we have taken on together. I would like to thank all of you for your kind donations in...

Screwfix Foundation

14 May 2018

We are pleased to have received a grant of £2,500 from the Screwfix Foundation towards our Changing Places and automatic front doors project.  We have now raised, or had committed, some £32,000 towards the project, which we hope to start next month and complete in the summer.

Gannett Foundation

18 Jan 2018

We are pleased to have received a grant of £2,000 from the Gannett Foundation towards our Changing Places project, to provide changing facilities for less able older children and adults.  The York Press is part of the Gannett organisation.

Morrison's Foundation

18 Jan 2018

We are extremely pleased to have received a grant of £10,000 from the Morrison's Foundation towards our Changing Places project, which will provide special changing facilities for older children and adults with disabilities, as well as easier access to the building for all users, but particularly the less able.

MOO MUSIC

21 Dec 2017

Moosical Fun for your Little One - Every Wednesday (10.30 to 13.30) at the Regen Centre   Moo Music is a great fun and interactive regular music session for 0 to 5 year old children and their parents, grandparents or carers too, where the children sing, dance, play, learn and have fun while doing it. Music is an essential part of every child’s development and the 100+ original Moo Music songs used at the sessions are positive, uplifting, fun and educational. The interactive sessions will help your child gain confidence and develop memory, language and coordination skills in an exciting, enjoyable and multi-sensory way.  

Coop Local Community Fund

30 Nov 2017

We are pleased to have been offered £1,791.32 from the Coop Community Fund towards our Changing Places project, which will provide changing facilities for less able older childer and adults. 

Tesco Bags for Help

30 Nov 2017

We are pleased to have been awarded £4,000 from the Tesco Bags for Help scheme towards our Changing Places project, which will provide changing facilities for less able older children and adults.