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Awareness Day at Tesco Extra Dundalk

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

Awareness Day at Tesco Extra Dundalk

Follow up with DkIT Awareness Day, Crosscause had it’s 2nd Awareness Day in Tesco Extra Dundalk on the 31st of March. This event was held by 4 students from DkIT in their final year for BA (Hons) Public Relation and Online Communication to generate public awareness on the charity’s transparency and services as part of their course module. This event was decorated with an information booth to display leaflets and series of videos of Crosscause’s information. The montage from the first event was put up to attract attention and to showcase a milestone achieved previously. Assembling the montage  The purpose of this event was to allow public to know about the...

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Awareness Day in Dundalk Institute of Technology

Posted by on Mar 31, 2017 in Featured, Success Stories | 0 comments

Awareness Day in Dundalk Institute of Technology

CROSSCAUSE CHARITY AWARENESS DAY AT DKIT   On 21st March 2017, Four final year students in Public Relations and Online Communication of Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) organized an Awareness Day in the campus for Crosscause Charity to generate public awareness on the charity’s transparency and services as part of their course module. The awareness day took place outside the Whitaker Theatre with information booth, volunteer sign up, food and drinks as well as activities to engage with the students. The highlight of this event was the montage which formed the word ‘CROSS CAUSE’ by using small paper notes where students wrote their thoughts and wishes on...

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February Day Centre Birthdays

Posted by on Mar 12, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

February Day Centre Birthdays

As our Day Centre family has grown, it has become impossible to celebrate everyone’s Birthday individually. Therefore we have decided to have a party every month to celebrate ALL the Birthday’s for that month! Last week we celebrated the February Birthday’s with a massive cake, singing, dancing and lots of fun! ...

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Valentine’s Day 2016

Posted by on Mar 12, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

Valentine’s Day 2016

Today we had our traditional Valentine’s Party and took the opportunity to show how our residents have progressed under the love and care of our dedicated staff. We played different games that showed improvement in various skills such as colour matching, counting, dexterity and mobility, all in a fun environment and with calming music in the background. We then enjoyed delicious home-made, heart-shaped cakes followed by a disco.   ...

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“Don’t Abandon school!”

Posted by on Feb 12, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

“Don’t Abandon school!”

We are five months in to our project to prevent school abandonment and we are really pleased with the progress we’ve made. We are working with 14 children who are currently in their final year at the village school. At the end of the school year they will take national exams in Romanian and Maths and their results determine which high school (if at all) they get a place in. We are offering weekly free tuition in these two subjects to give them a better chance of passing the exams and thus getting a place in High School. We are also offering them group therapy sessions to help them prepare for the transition from village school to town school plus we have been...

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Happy New Year 2016

Posted by on Jan 4, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

Happy New Year 2016

We would like to wish all our friends a very Happy New Year and thank you for all your support. Thanks to you all 2015 was an amazing year and here are just some of the highlights of 2015…. Our Special Needs Residents;  kept progressing and developing every day, all benefitted from regular massages, speech therapy,  occupational therapy, reflexology and regular sessions in our specialised sensory room. have participated (and won certificates) in a number of national art  and craft competitions. enjoyed regular cultural and educational day trips. participated in a number of Charitable events (a sponsored run for a children’s cancer hospital, an autism...

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