Rep Play Fundraiser

Every year we hold a fundraising event at Stoke-on-Trent Reparatory Theatre, to raise funds for Lifeworks so we can continue to support our clients and carers.

From Spiders Web play in February 2022 we raised £343 in total.

Thank you for supporting Lifeworks Staffordshire.

Coronavirus Update

31st January 2022

The Lifeworks office is now open for booked appointments only. To make an appointment, you must be a client or carer of Lifeworks. You can request an appointment by phone, email, or text. To make a new referral please contact us

To protect our staff, trustees, volunteers, and clients, we are not running any drop-in appointments or groups so we can limit numbers and maintain social distancing.

You must not attend if you feel unwell or have a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss/change in your sense of smell/taste. 

5th January 2022

Lifeworks hope everyone had a good Christmas and New Year. The office is closed and staff are working from home until further notice. If you need support please contact us on the mobiles or by email.

10th December 2021

The Lifeworks office is now closed. If you need support please contact us on the mobiles or by email. Staff will be working remotely till the 23rd December.

September 2021

The Lifeworks office is now open for booked appointments only. To make an appointment, you must be a client or carer of Lifeworks. You can request an appointment by phone, email, or text. To make a new referral please contact us

To protect our staff, trustees, volunteers, and clients, we are not running any drop-in appointments or groups so we can limit numbers and maintain social distancing.

You must not attend if you feel unwell or have a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss/change in your sense of smell/taste. 


The carer and client groups are taking place remotely on Zoom or in the community.

Carer Groups:

  • Northwood Garden Centre Support Group
  • Middleport Matters Support Group
  • @21 Leek
  • Hazel Trees Carer Group
  • Trentham Gardens meet up
  • Zoom Support and Chat Group

Client Groups:

  • Walks at Westport Lake or other local parks.
  • The Kiln Client Meetup
  • Zoom Quiz Nights
  • Zoom Client Chats
  • Pool Afternoon

For more information see Calendar

Carer Feedback


Lifeworks Covid Support Leaflets

Working with Keele University students Lifeworks produced some leaflets giving advise and guidance regarding how to cope during the pandemic.

Carers Guide COVID-19

CPP - understanding autism

Lifeworks Survival Guide On ADHD Brochure


Local Covid support information

StokeonTrentTogether - Community Support Network https://corona19.vast.org.uk/ 01782 234234. communities@stoke.gov.uk 

Newcastle-under-Lyme - Covid-19 Helpline - Realise Charity - Covid-19 (realisefoundation.org.uk) Call: 01782 717717 

Staffordshire County Council

https://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/Coronavirus/Help-and-support/Help-and-support.aspx 

South Staffordshire - The South Staffordshire COVID-19 helpline: 01902 696499 Email: Covid-19@sstaffs.gov.uk https://www.sstaffs.gov.uk/environment/coronavirus.cfm

National Autistic Society:

coronavirus (autism.org.uk)

Emergency 999  NHS 111 

Middleport Matters Carer Group

On the second Wednesday of every month there will be a carer support group run by Sue Gibson at Middleport Matters, 177-179 Newcastle Street, Middleport, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 3QJ.

This will take place from 1030am to 1200pm.

For more information please contact Sue on 07450 002289 or suegibson@lifeworksstaffordshire.org.uk

Northwood Garden Centre Carer Group

On the first Wednesday of every month there will be a carer support group run by Sue Gibson at Northwood Garden Centre, Clayton Road, Clayton, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, ST5 4DH.

The Coffee Shop. (northwoodgardencentre.co.uk)

This will take place from 1030am to 1230pm.

For more information please contact Sue on 07450 002289 or suegibson@lifeworksstaffordshire.org.uk

Thank You For Your Support and Donations

Thank you

Lifeworks would like to thank Carl Greatbatch for his birthday fundraiser, Keele University volunteers, Leek Cycling Club, Morrisons Collection, ASDA, Stoke-on-Trent Rep Theatre, Boogie Night, Sponsored Run and Walk volunteers, Leek Carers, Leek Rotary, Asda, Tesco, Holy Trinity Church, Co-op, Sponsored Swim volunteers, Gritstone Walk volunteers, Newcastle Lions, and to all those who attend and donate to us and take part in our open day fundraisers.

 

Crowdfunders

Thank you to everyone who donated and shared to our crowdfunders.

Providing Essential Services raised £1660.

Befriending 4U raised £549.

Christmas Tombola

Christmas Tombola

Christmas fundraiser Friday 6th December
Thanks to all who organised, attended and donated to us.

Lifeworks Christmas Tombola. Raffle, craft items, cakes and a Dalek! Photos of our CEO, staff, volunteers, clients, carers and the candidate for Newcastle Labour MP Carl Greatbatch.

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