As 2019 draws to a close, we like to look back over the past 12 months and reflect. We are delighted that more and more clubs are opening sensory viewing rooms, and we are still involved with the developments. We are continuing to work hard through emails and phone calls, and we still voluntarily support … More Wishing You All A Very Happy And Healthy New Year!
To all of our supporters We are incredibly proud, humbled and thankful to share the news that we have been appointed as Members of the British Empire in the Queens Birthday Honours today! Looking at our boys, seeing what they need in life and knowing that there a thousands of other families exactly like ours, … More MBE’s In The Queens Birthday Honours!
It was a day to remember for The Shippey Campaign yesterday as Lee Anderson from Solve 360 Ltd and Stevie Burr from Airdrie and Celtic FC organised a rather spectacular charity international match which was played at the Stadium of Light yesterday. The match was to raise autism awareness and funds for two charities: … More England vs Scotland at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light
We told you about Australia some time ago …and here it is! We are absolutely delighted to say the least! In December 2017, we were contacted by Jack Mulholland, Senior Project Officer – Changing Places at the Department of Health and Human Services, State Government in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Theres a huge interest in developing … More Australia’s Awesome Accessibility Addition!
We were delighted when Chris Waters, Head of Supporter Engagement at Sunderland AFC contacted us at the end of last week. Steve Feekins from FIFA.com would be visiting the sensory viewing rooms at the Sunderland game against Gillingham on Tuesday night and he was going to write a piece for FIFA.com about our charity, our … More Sunderland’s sensory success (FIFA.com)
It is all smiles in Sensory Room 2 at Sunderland AFC today! It’s Nathan’s third home game of the season and he’s loving the positive start to the season the team have made! Today along with Nathan, we welcome Sam and Paul. Let’s hope for another fantastic result to start the new month!
We wanted to let you know that we’ve had a busy couple of weeks! This is great news! On July 19th, we met with representatives from the Premier League, at the Football Foundation, to discuss plans for more facilities at Premier League Clubs. Once again, although as yet we are unable to disclose plans (although … More The Football Foundation, London
So, more and more emails are hurtling up and down the country at a rate of knots that our email now has a desk-like filing system! (which is all good…don’t get me wrong!) Although our work load is largely ‘office’ focussed at the moment- no more field trips just yet, we are hoping that we … More Let’s Keep it Going!
It was wonderful to welcome Tony Taylor from Level Playing Field to The Nathan Shippey Sensory Room … More Thank You to Tony Taylor From Level Playing Field