Tag Archives: mental health

SPARC Christmas tree at St. George’s Christmas Tree Festival

One again SPARC has a tree in the St. George’s Christmas Tree Festival. St George’s is our local church, in fact it’s just across the road from us, and every year they hold a Christmas Tree Festival that all sorts … Continue reading

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Inreach sessions get rave reviews from Stepping Hill Hospital!

As reported in an earlier blog post, we have been running activity sessions at the Mental Health Unit at Stepping Hill Hospital for the last few weeks. This is an innovative new aspect to our service and we are very … Continue reading

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Announcing a Garden Party to celebrate the SPARC/Stockport Mind Alliance

We are all looking forward to hosting a Spring garden party to launch the new Alliance between SPARC and Stockport and District Mind. The two organisations have always worked closely but this more formal alliance will see the provision of … Continue reading

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In-reach sessions at Stepping Hill Hospital

We’re very excited to be facilitating a programme of activities for patients on Arden and Norbury wards at Stepping Hill Hospital. This gives people the chance to take part in supported activities that will help boost their self-esteem and increase … Continue reading

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SPARC4music

Our sparc4music project,funded by the Big Lottery, is getting under way! The planning stages are complete and the project is beginning to get into full swing, with instruments and equipment ordered and due to arrive this week. The first vocals … Continue reading

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Great funding news for SPARC to start off the new year!

We are really pleased to have not one but two great pieces of funding news to kick start the new year! Firstly, we have received some funding through Forever Manchester to support members of our ‘Hole in the Wall’ youth … Continue reading

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