Open Day – August 2020

August 20, 2020

  This year’s ‘Open day’ was very different! Due to Covid 19 restrictions, we were unable to have any invited guests but we still wanted to mark and celebrate our young people’s achievements. Once again they have all had huge successes at school and in the community and we couldn’t...

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Zimbabwe Trip – February 2020

February 28, 2020

  Hamish made a solo trip to Zimbabwe in February 2020. He was greeted by 2 good friends from Zimbabwe and about 100 members of the salvation army! During his visit, he went to an orphanage in Chiredzi to see all the children that were living there. Hamish took football...

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Zimbabwe Trip – December 2019

December 23, 2019

  We returned to Zimbabwe in December 2019. This was the first time we have visited the village of Nemauku so late in the year. We were warmly greeted and received gifts of chickens and a Christmas cake! It was the school holidays for Nemauku Primary but our group still...

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Malaga Holiday – October 2019

October 29, 2019

  Malaga Holiday – October Holiday 2019! Our young people and some of our staff team travelled to Malaga, Spain for some sun during the ‘Tattie Holidays’ in October 2019. They stayed in a farmhouse in the rural areas of Archidona, slightly north of Malaga. The young people got a...

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Inspection Report 2019

October 28, 2019

  Bachlaw Intensive Support received their unannounced care inspection in September this year. We were inspected on ‘How well do we support children and young people’s wellbeing?’ and ‘How well is our care and support planned?’ We received Grade 6 (Excellent) for both of these categories. This follows on from...

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Open Day – August 2019

August 30, 2019

  Bachlaw held it’s annual open day on the 16th August 2019. This year we celebrated 10 years of Bachlaw Projects, having opened in 2009. As well as celebrating Bachlaw’s 10 years, we recognised the young people and staff achievements in the last year. They were presented with certificates and...

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Yorkshire Holiday – Summer 2019

August 15, 2019

  Our young people along with some members of staff enjoyed a holiday to Yorkshire in the summer of 2019. Whilst there, they enjoyed days out to several different places including Flamingo Land and Alphamare Water Park. Back at their house, they spent time relaxing in the hot tub and...

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Zimbabwe Trip – July/August 2019

August 9, 2019

  A team of volunteers returned to Zimbabwe to visit the community of Nemauku. One of Bachlaw’s young people was included in the trip. Brighter Horizons Zimbabwe sponsored trips to Victoria Falls, Crocodile Rock, Zambezi River Sail and Hwange National Park for Nemauku Primary School. This was thoroughly enjoyed by...

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Zimbabwe Trip – April 2019

May 1, 2019

  Hamish and Marcus made the journey back to Zimbabwe to help the local community of Nemauku. Brighter Horizons is currently in the process of building a Community Centre which will bring security to the small village of Nemauku. The Centre is progressing well and the work is well underway....

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Trip to Nemauku, Zimbabwe

November 1, 2018

  A team of volunteers made the trip to Nemauku, Zimbabwe in April and September 2018. We received football strips and boots from local football teams which we gave to the people of Nemauku. We also took out books and laptops for the schools to use. The team met with...

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