Tidy Town

Pictured is Evelyn and other volunteers doing their bit to keep bray tidy last Saturday. As usual, she worked like a Trojan. Thanks guys for your hard work.

Poem: Dark into Light by Patrick Power

Dark into LightA Poem by Patrick Power When I lived in the darkI was so full of fearI did not know what a proper home was. I was so depressed when I lived in a doorwayWith a shadow on the wallAnd evil spirits in my heart and mind. I had some hope in my heartI got a home in BrayIt …

Sinead and Daniel

Recently, Sinead fulfilled a long standing goal.. She was a very lucky recipient of two tickets to see Daniel O’Donnell at RTE Donnybrook. She is a member of the Daniel O’Donnell fan club and the competition was advertised in the fan club magazine. She was delighted! The evening was part of the ‘One Night Only’ series hosted by Gay Byrne. …

Volunteering website

http://eyv2011.ie/volunteer-stories-mary-coleman/ Here is a link to an interesting volunteering site with some volunteer stories and more. Including a story on our own be-friending service, Friends In Deed.

Leave No Trace

Leave no trace is the motto of many a camper/hill-walker. That is exactly what the Garden Team did when they teamed up with Bray Youth Service on a recent activity night.

Here’s the Poster

Photo Comp 2011 in full effect. Full details on the poster above. The theme is ‘Movement’. Top prize in the service-user category is a digital camera. In the staff category we have an iPhone docking station. Other prizes in a raffle. Perhaps if you’re a parent or even a member of the public and you have a good photo of …

Photo Comp 2011

I am pleased to announce the Photo Competition for 2011 under away. This years theme is ‘MOVEMENT’. As usual, it is open to both service-users and staff. Will be in touch to announce further details of how to enter next week. Heres a reminder of the winner last year in the photo above!

Dream Come True

My dream for my 40th birthday was to swim with dolphins in Florida. Myself and my husband Stephen went there on holidays for 2 weeks in March.Both of us swam with Capricorn and Madicene the dolphins.It was a great experience for my 40th. Lisa.

Garden Team kept busy

This is a snapshot of some activities the Garden Team have been up to the past couple months. It’s coming into the nice weather now so although we are busy doing our best to keep the grass down, we still have time to do other things. We have been lucky to get to some events in the O2 and the …