18 Jan

Online celebration of Delamere Forest School’s Centenary

Delamere Charitable Trust has found a novel way to celebrate the one hundred years since the first pupils were admitted to the Jewish Fresh Air Home and School for...

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08 Dec

Delayed Centenary Reunion for Delamere Forest School to be held online

Delamere Charitable Trust is to celebrate the centenary of the opening of Delamere Forest School in 1921 with a Zoom Reunion on Sunday 16th January 2022 for its former...

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21 May

Blended Learning brings SEND children out of the shadows

Jewish children with SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities) not enrolled in formal education because their educational needs are too complex for mainstream schools, are thriving thanks to a new...

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10 Feb

Delamere Zooms away the gloom and raises over £2,000

Delamere Charitable Trust held an online fun event on Sunday 7th February.  Courtesy of Zoom, over 100 people enjoyed a mixture of entertainment, loosely inspired by the TV programme,...

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27 Oct

Delamere extends SEND funding despite pandemic financial hit

The coronavirus pandemic cut the value of Delamere Charitable Trust’s investments, reduced its income and thwarted its plans to build up its fundraising from the Manchester Jewish community.  Nonetheless,...

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09 Jul

Special Needs at Manchester Limmud

Several local charities supporting Manchester Jewish children with Special Educational Needs presented a panel session at this year’s Manchester Limmud. The session was titled “Are we doing enough for...

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08 Jul

Delamere event promotes new approach to helping special needs

On Sunday 19th May, Delamere Charitable Trust played host to its seven service provider partners and invited guests interested in improving the support available for young Manchester Jewish people...

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24 Apr

Delamere honours a remarkable benefactor

Thanks to another major legacy, we are delighted to announce a further major new round of grants amounting to over £100K to Jewish schools and specialist educational service providers....

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13 May

New Centre for Special Educational Needs at Manchester Mesivta School

In October 2017, with the aid of a major award from the Gershon Rothman Awards fund, Manchester Mesivta opened a new dedicated centre for SEN pupils.  The new centre...

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24 Mar

Gershon Rothman Awards

Announced in September 2016, the Gershon Rothman Awards provided an excellent opportunity to uncover some really worthwhile new service ideas and to have a major impact on Jewish special...

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