Well, yesterday, 2nd April was Autism Awareness day, and as we saw social media turn ‘blue for April 2’ our day saw red…and white stripes! We were delighted and honoured to be invited to the launch of Sunderland AFC’s second sensory viewing room. Having applied for the grant through the partnership with the Premier League, … More Sunderland’s Second Sensory Sanctuary!
As many of you know, we have been in communication with Wembley Stadium since 2015. We were thrilled when we quickly received a wonderfully positive response from their (now former) ‘Head of Wembley Guest Services’ Matt Lynch. Having maintained contact with personnel at Wembley since then…we are now thrilled to read this quote today (1st … More Wembley Makes A Commitment!
A lovely article came from the Islington Gazette, telling of the awesome experience that one young fan had on his recent visit to the sensory room at Arsenal! Robert Pires made someone’s day when he popped in to check out the room and to say hello to it’s occupants! Have a look at the article … More A Fan-Tastic Experience At Arsenal
We are often asked how our charity is progressing: how many clubs have facilities?; are there any currently in development? Well, here is an update as to how we are getting on as of today!: 12 clubs/stadiums done so far. They include – Sunderland, Notts Co., Watford, Airdrie, Middlesbrough, Rangers, Khalifa Stadium in Qatar, West … More How Are We Progressing?
So, we are well on our way in encouraging clubs to get sensory viewing rooms into their stadiums! And the feedback that we have received is absolutely awesome! However, there are still some die hard fans with sensory difficulties missing out big time…how? We hear you ask? Well, although some people may want to try … More Come On Clubs…Get Season Card Savvy!
Happy New Year to you all, we hope you had a wonderful break and are ready to take life on again! We certainly have done, we have already visited a club and an arena this year, both are ready to make their venue completely accessible to those with sensory difficulties. We also have had the … More England, Scotland, Qatar…Australia!
As the festive season approaches, we like to take stock as to how over the past year our charity has progressed and how our idea/concept for Sensory Viewing Rooms in sporting stadia is gathering momentum. After nearly 4 years of progression since we started, we are absolutely bowled over. We are creating a domino effect! … More More and more coming on board!
Well, what a week! We travelled to Scotland on Monday to start the sensory viewing room ball rolling at Celtic Park…and on Friday, we end the week with a sensory viewing room at Anfield! We visited Liverpool FC in February 2016 where we were met with very enthusiastic staff…and this year we returned to perform … More Liverpool FC Is Next!
We are delighted to be able to share the wonderful news with you that Celtic FC Foundation are making plans to develop a sensory viewing room at Celtic Park! We met with Donna-Marie Henry and Conor O’ Boyle from Celtic FC Foundation yesterday to have a look at the space and give ideas as to … More Calling All Celtic FC Fans! A Sensory Viewing Room Is On It’s Way!
We are delighted to have supported Crystal Palace who applied for the sensory room grant through our partnership with The Premier League, BT and Lords Taverners! The Eagles have provided two rooms; a room on ground level and a viewing room which is also used as a TV broadcasting suit. It has been an absolute … More Caring Crystal Palace Cranks Up Accessibility!