Monthly Archives: July 2015

Staffordshire Summer BBQ! Saturday 18th July.

31 July, 2015

Another fantastic turn out for the Summer BBQ this year in Staffordshire. There were over 100 young people, Carers, staff, family and friends who enjoyed a fabulous get-together to celebrate the end of the school term and the start of the long summer holiday break. We received lots of very positive feedback during the get-together. […]

Three Counties Team BBQ

17 July, 2015

On Friday 10th July, Foster Carers and staff from the Three Counties Midlands office got together for their summer BBQ. It was a lovely warm evening where we enjoyed a delicious hog roast and nibbles before indulging in the chocolate fountain and cheese board. A big thank you to Rhoda for letting us use her beautiful […]

Foster Carer Pamper Night and Golf Day

9 July, 2015

Pamper Night On Thursday 4th June, a group of Orange Grove Foster Carers and staff indulged themselves at our pamper night with manicures, massages and facials. Well deserved, we think! Golf Day On Thursday 11th June, we treated a group of our Foster Carers to a day out at the Abbey Hill Golf Centre. A great day […]

Fostering with Orange Grove gives the route to the ‘Perfect Family’

Michael and Robert have been together for 31 years. They are both from big families, with over 100 nieces and nephews between them, and have always been the ones called upon to babysit. In 2008, they finally decided to look into becoming Foster Carers. As a gay couple, they expected to be turned down, but […]

The Colour Run, Manchester!

8 July, 2015

A huge congratulations and well done to the North West team here at Orange Grove! The ladies represented Orange Grove and completed the 5k Manchester Colour Run on Sunday, 5th July. With lovely weather to compliment the run and some pink highlights for the foreseeable future, it turned out a great day all round! Take a […]